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Edwin Ralph JOHNSON

Regimental number19594
Place of birthCrystal Brook South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressMitcham, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, F G Johnson, Mitcham, South Australia
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSGT (Prov)
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: 1 January 1919

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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