|Address||Lestowel downs, Blackhall, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth Aubrey Johnstone, Chapelhope, Capperclench, Selkirk, Scotland|
|Rank on enlistment||Lieutenant|
|Unit name||11th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/16/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Mention in Despatches
*Refers 25 September 1918.
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Name does not appear on Nominal Roll|
'At Semakh, on 25th September 1918, he led the first line of half a squadron with great dash and judgment in the charg of the machine guns defending the town. His troops were the first to enter and pass through the twon, and reported that it was too strongly held in the station buildings to be captured mounted. he led the way in a bayonet charge on the west of the town, and by gallant leadership subdued the enemy who were fighting stubbornly.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 10
|Other details||Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|