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Herbert William JOHNSON

Regimental number36628
Place of birthDarlinghurst, New South Wales
SchoolCroydon Superior Public School, New South Wales
Address6 College Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Johnson, 6 College Street, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 5 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 22 May 1918
Place of death or woundingPont Noyelles
Age at death25
Place of burialFrenchencourt Communal Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Emma and the late William JOHNSON, 6 College Street, Croydon, New South Wales. Native of Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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