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Cyril Gower JOHNSTON

ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStation manager
AddressAlbion Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinFannie Rosalie Johnston, Albion Street, Waverley, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 March 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name17th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).
Recommendation date: 21 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917

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