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David Henry JOHNSTON

Regimental number2709
Place of birthWering Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressPresentation Convent, Windsor, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinSister, Miss Elizabeth Johnston, Presentation Convent, Windsor, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Makarini on 10 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Date of death14 March 1983
Place of burialPenrith Cemetery

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