Lance Serjeant Ernest Johnson

Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)

Died: Tuesday 11 July 1916 (aged 29)

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSON, ERNEST
Additional information:
Son of the late William Thomas and Rosa Johnson.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private Johnson
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
6 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 10 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 159)
Name:
Private Johnson
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
6 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 10 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 159)
Name:
Lieutenant C H Johnson
Context:
commander
Date:
6 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (7, 13, 16, 36, Companies A.S.C.). (page 172)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H Johnson
Context:
joined
Date:
9 Jul 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 217)
Name:
Trooper W Johnson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
11 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Life Guards (page 98)
Name:
Captain H S Johnson
Context:
other
Date:
13 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 78)
Name:
Private S Johnson
Context:
Date:
16 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 28)