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Stanley Arthur JOHNSON

Regimental number6107
Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationClerk
AddressErlyle, Queens Avenue, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 6.5"
Weight132 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Imelda Johnson, Erlyle, 26 Queens Avenue, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 October 1917
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row B, Grave No. 11), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
86
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Sydney, 25 October 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 28 December 1916. Proceeded overseas to France, 14 June 1917; joined 18th Bn, 3 May 1917.

Wounded in action, Belgium, 8 October 1917 (gun shot wound, right arm and leg; multiple compound fractures); died of wounds, 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 8 October 1917.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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