Private James Johnson

Border Regiment

Died: Sunday 16 May 1915 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSON, JAMES
Additional information:
Son of John and Elizabeth Johnson, of 2, McGarry's Buildings, Whitehaven, Cumberland.
Cemetery:
LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 19 and 20.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant J C Johnson
Context:
joined
Date:
13 May 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 84)
Name:
Private Johnson
Context:
award
Date:
16 May 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 33)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Johnson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
17 May 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Scots Guards (page 107)
Name:
Second Lieutenant S F Johnson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
16 May 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Border Regiment (page 86)
Name:
Lieutenant P W Johnson
Context:
Died
Date:
18 May 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 29)