Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Johnstons in:
 • Lafayette Memorial Park
 • Fayetteville
 • Cumberland County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sgt Carl G. Johnston
Birth: Aug. 28, 1939
Virginia, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1975
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA

Master Sergeant, U. S. Army
5th Special Forces, Green Beret

Joint Service Commendation Medal
January 1972

Bronze Star Medal
May 1972


Fort Bragg, N.C. M. Sgt. Carl G. Johnston, 36, Fort Bragg, N.C., died Friday morning from injuries suffered in an automobile accident, here.

Born Aug. 28, 1939, he was the son of Mr. & Mrs. Otis Johnston. On June 6, 1964, he married Betty Cheek, who survives.

He was a 1958 graduate of Forest, Indiana High School and had served in the U.S. Army for 17 years. He had served two terms in Vietnam and one in Cambodia. He was an ROTC instructor in Raleigh, N.C.

Surviving with the widow and his parents of Michigantown, Indiana, are three sons: Raymond, Donald and Otis Lee Johnston, all at home; one brother, James Johnston of Kokomo, and two sisters, Mrs. Thomas (Mildred) Craig of Hagerstown, MD and Mrs. James (Deloris) McCarter of Forest.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the John F. Kennedy Chapel, Fayetteville, N.C. The Rogers & Breece Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Appeared in Fayetteville Newspaper. December 1975


"They Shall Grow Not Old,
As We That Are Left Grow Old,
Age Shall Not Weary Them,
Nor The Years Condemn.

At The Going Down Of The Sun
And In The Morning,
We Will Remember Them 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Otis L. Johnston (1904 - 2001)
  Elva M. Burgan Johnston (1913 - 2000)
 
 Children:
  Otis Lee Johnston (1965 - 2015)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
M/Sgt E-8 5th Special Forces Group
 
Burial:
Lafayette Memorial Park
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Veterans Section C, Lot 182
 
Created by: snm
Record added: Mar 04, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106192746
Sgt Carl G. Johnston
Added by: Tom Reece
 
Sgt Carl G. Johnston
Added by: Nancy Olson
 
Sgt Carl G. Johnston
Added by: NEVER EVER FORGET......
 
 
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- pat werthman deyoe radtke
 Added: May. 31, 2016
Think of you often. Love you
- Nancy Olson
 Added: Feb. 29, 2016

- snm
 Added: Dec. 5, 2015
There are 42 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: snm

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED