Private John Moffat Johnston

Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)

Died: Friday 2 November 1917 (aged 32)

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Record:
JOHNSTON, JOHN MOFFAT
Additional information:
Son of David and Margaret Johnston, of 5877, Lanark St., South Vancouver, British Columbia.
Cemetery:
GAZA WAR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XXIV. E. 1.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
4 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 183)
Name:
Lieutenant W A Johnston
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 204)