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Charles Augustus Yorke JOHNSTON

Regimental number2648
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationOverseer
AddressAlpha, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Johnston, Roycrofte, Manning Street, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date22 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Other details

War service: Middle East

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 November 1983
Place of burialTownsville Cemetery

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