Charles Albury JHONSON

ReligionChurch of England
Address23 Spofforth Street, Mosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, W Jhonson, Solicitor, 297 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name3rd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialTincourt New British Cemetery (Plot V, Row J, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Margaret Sussanah JHONSON

Military Cross

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. Though wounded early in the attack he continued to lead his company, and himself conducted the assault on the objective, and consolidated and secured the position. His courage and example contributed largely to the success of the operations.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 137
Date: 30 August 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsNo enlistment date recorded on Embarkation Roll.