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Bertie JOHNSTON

Regimental number2627
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionBaptist
OccupationClerk
AddressBarrington, Spurway Street, Dundas, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Johnston, Barrington, Spurway Street, Dundas, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 4th Battalion
Promotion date: 6 May 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: 4th Battalion
Promotion date: 28 November 1918

FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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