|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, W. Johnston, Kenmore, Goulburn, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||53rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 1st Bn, 10 Reinforcements, 6 January 1916. Transferred to 53rd Bn, Tel el Kebir, 13 February 1916.
Proceeded from Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 28 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 19 July 1916 (shrapnel wound, leg); admitted to 3rd Canadian General Hospital, Boulogne, 22 July 1916. Transferred to England, 22 July 1916; admitted to Reading War Hospital, Berkshire, 23 July 1916. Transferred to No. 2 Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 29 November 1916. Granted furlough, 4 April 1917, to report to No. 2 Auxiliary Hospital, 18 April 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HS No. 1, 3 July 1917; discharged (medical unfitness), 8 October 1917.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||90|
|Place of burial||Woronora Cemetery, Sutherland, New South Wales|