Lance Corporal Robert Johnston

Royal Irish Rifles

Died: Sunday 9 May 1915

Connected records

Record:
JOHNSTON, ROBERT
Additional information:
Cemetery:
PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 9.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Photocopy of article from the Huddersfield Daily Examiner, dated Monday 12th August 1996

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Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Etterby Mission Hall (WMR 48992)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Lerwick Wesleyans-Plaque (WMR 8883)
Location:
Lerwick, Shetland
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Glenwherry Presbyterians (WMR 6418)
Location:
Glenwherry, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Wreay School (WMR 70695)
Location:
Wreay, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Whitehead Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6442)
Location:
Whitehead, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Muckamore Orange Hall (WMR 6406)
Location:
Muckamore, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Houghton-le-Spring United Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 71192)
Location:
Easington Lane, Durham
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Isle of Whithorn Roll of Honour (WMR 72037)
Location:
Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Eyemouth Auld Kirk WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 53471)
Location:
Eyemouth, Borders
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Armagh Presbyterians - WW2 (WMR 6569)
Location:
Armagh, Armagh
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Wreay (WMR 4238)
Location:
Wreay, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Paulett Avenue Presbyterian Church - WW1 (WMR 6311)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
St Cuthberts Church - WW1 (WMR 4275)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Old Boys of Aberlour Orphanage (WMR 66182)
Location:
Aberlour, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Eltham (WMR 46482)
Location:
Eltham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
R Johnston (WMR 77036)
Location:
Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Bargeddie Parish Church (WMR 86778)
Location:
Bargeddie, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Parish of Collessie (Giffordtown and District) (WMR 44150)
Location:
Giffordtown, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Leslie (WMR 8533)
Location:
Leslie, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Millom Wesleyan Methodist WW1 (WMR 66848)
Location:
Millom, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Harris Academy (WMR 76578)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Sergeant R Johnston (WMR 44174)
Location:
Kingskettle, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Our Lady and St Joseph's Church (WMR 67076)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Portadown (WMR 6525)
Location:
Portadown, Armagh
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
St Margarets Church (WMR 58294)
Location:
Dunfermline, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Belfast Corporation Staff Roll Of Honour (WMR 43476)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Kent Road Public School (WMR 76775)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Kent Road Public School (WMR 76775)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Chalmers United Presbyterian Church - WW1 (WMR 44573)
Location:
Wishaw, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Dalry Mission (WMR 88813)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Carrs Flour Mills Limited - WW1 (WMR 9015)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Whithorn (WMR 44467)
Location:
Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Isle of Whithorn (WMR 44432)
Location:
Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Nitshill (including John Meikle VC MM) (WMR 54688)
Location:
Nitshill, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Stonehaven and Dunnotar (WMR 8693)
Location:
Stonehaven, Grampian
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Private R Johnston (WMR 90925)
Location:
Paisley, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, Robert
Memorial:
Logie Parish Church WW1 (WMR 85871)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Christ Church WW1 (WMR 3073)
Location:
Penrith, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church, Carlisle (WMR 68126)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
St Johns Episcopal Church WW1 (WMR 44228)
Location:
Dumfries, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Great Crosby And Blundellsands (WMR 53256)
Location:
Great Crosby, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Shankill Mission WW1 (WMR 6197)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Skelton WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67742)
Location:
Skelton, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Kettle (WMR 44171)
Location:
Kingskettle, Fife
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
St Marys Church (and Major J D Proud) (WMR 4054)
Location:
Maryport, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Kildalton and Oa Parish (Port Ellen) (WMR 44794)
Location:
Port Ellen (Isle of Islay), Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Johnston, R
Memorial:
Stanwix - WW1 Wall (WMR 4254)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria

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Name:
Captain R H Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
4 May 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment (page 55)
Name:
Lieutenant M J Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
4 May 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 21 Field Ambulance (page 38)
Name:
Second Lieutenant M L Johnston
Context:
joined
Date:
8 May 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 30 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 64)
Name:
Lieutenant G S Johnston
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
14 May 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Essex Yeomanry (page 30)