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James Anderson Kerr  Johnston

Name on Board JAK Johnston
Name on Service
James Anderson Kerr   Johnston
Enlistment Age 31
Occupation Engineer, Locomotive Branch, Victorian Railways
Place of Birth Warrnambool, Vic
Next of Kin Robert and Jessie Johnston
Address "Camden" 7 Railway Tce, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 17/08/1914
Service No.
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 19/10/1914
Embarkation Ship HMAT Hororata A20
Unit on Embarkation 7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 19/05/1915
Unit on Death 7th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Lieutenant
Cause of Death Wounds received in Dardanelles
Place of Wounding/
Died at Anglo-American Hospital, Cairo
Cemetery or Memorial Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt
Additional Information James Johnston sailed on the First Convoy of 38 ships which departed from Albany, Western Australia on 1 November 1914.
Additional References Williamstown Chronicle, Saturday 5 June, p2 The National Anzac Centre, Albany, Western Australia
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