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Corporal Willis Johnston

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Corporal Willis Johnston

Birth
Goderich Township, Huron County, Ontario, Canada
Death
3 Jan 1919 (aged 24)
France
Burial
Kortrijk, Arrondissement Kortrijk, West Flanders, Belgium Add to Map
Plot
B. 12.
Memorial ID
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While serving in France, Corporal Johnston became very ill, dying of influenza at the No. 62 Casualty Clearing Station in France.

Military Service-
Rank: Corporal
Service Number: 18208
Age: 24
Force: Army
Unit: Canadian Army Service Corps
Division: 1st Field Butchery
Citation(s): Victory Medal, British War Medal, 1914-15 Star

A teamster and butcher by trade, he enlisted in the CEF on 27 Sept 1914 in Valcartier, Quebec, Canada.

Son of David A. Johnston of Glen Leslie, Alberta, Canada.

Corporal Willis Johnston is commemorated on Page 536 of Canada's First World War Book of Remembrance.
While serving in France, Corporal Johnston became very ill, dying of influenza at the No. 62 Casualty Clearing Station in France.

Military Service-
Rank: Corporal
Service Number: 18208
Age: 24
Force: Army
Unit: Canadian Army Service Corps
Division: 1st Field Butchery
Citation(s): Victory Medal, British War Medal, 1914-15 Star

A teamster and butcher by trade, he enlisted in the CEF on 27 Sept 1914 in Valcartier, Quebec, Canada.

Son of David A. Johnston of Glen Leslie, Alberta, Canada.

Corporal Willis Johnston is commemorated on Page 536 of Canada's First World War Book of Remembrance.

Inscription

Canadian Army Service Corps

Gravesite Details

18208



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