Private George Johnston

Cameron Highlanders

Died: Saturday 25 September 1915 (aged 23)

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSTON, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of George C. Johnston, of 418, Clarkston Rd., Muirend, Cathcart, Glasgow.
Cemetery:
LOOS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 119 to 124.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Johnston
Context:
combat
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 159)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
28 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps. (page 360)
Name:
Lieutenant A L Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
21 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 59)
Name:
Lance Corporal C Johnston
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 158)
Name:
Lance Corporal C Johnston
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 158)