Pte. Walter JOHNSON

Pte. Walter JOHNSON

Male 1883 - 1916  (32 years)

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  • Name Walter JOHNSON 
    Prefix Pte. 
    Born 25 Dec 1883  Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census-Household Member 1891  Johnstone, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    WWI service 2 Sep 1915  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    123061; 18th Bn. Canadian Infantry Western Ontario Regiment 
    Died 3 Oct 1916  Courcelette, , France Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Vimy, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Address:
    Vimy Memorial
    Vimy, Pas de Calais
    France 
    Person ID I41593017  Whitewater Region Early Families
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2021 

    Father Walter JOHNSTON,   b. , , , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Annie CROTHERS,   b. Abt 1848, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F13755594  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Johnson, Walter death notice
    Johnson, Walter death notice
    Newspaper clipping from a Cobden column, paper & date unknown
    found in War Diary of the 18th Battalion CEF, https://18thbattalioncef.blog/2016/09/30/october1916-casualties/

    Histories
    Johnson, Pte. Walter - WWI casualty
    Johnson, Pte. Walter - WWI casualty
    Articles and information compiled by Fay Bennett from sources noted

  • Notes  Census-Household Member:
    • Role: Household Member

    WWI service:
    • occupation: plasterer
      5' 7"; 130 lbs., grey eyes, auburn hair

  • Sources 
    1. [S488620] Mil-War Graves Registers, Canada (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948, Canada., (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.).

    2. [S488623] Mil-WWI Personnel Records of the First World War, Canada., ( Library and Archives Canada . https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/search.aspx.).

    3. [S488287] Mil-Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Commonwealth War Graves Commission, ((www.cwgc.org)), ). (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S488624] Mil-Canadian Virtual War Memorial, Veterans Affairs Canada, ((www.veterans.gc.ca/eng)), ). (Reliability: 3).