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Private 24343 William JOHNSTON of 2nd Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Killed in Action Thursday 6th July 1916, Givenchy, France, age 29

Of:22 John Shepley Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1887, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Lettica Johnston and Sam Johnston of 30 Haughton Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Married to Mary Johnston (née Cooper) of 22 John Shepley Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Occupation:General Labourer
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Gorre British and Indian Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France,   II. A. 16.
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


Killed during a night attack.