Arthur Eggleston JOHNSTON

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JOHNSTON, Arthur Eggleston

Service Number: 2165
Enlisted: 7 July 1915, Liverpool, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 20th Infantry Battalion
Born: Cumnock, New South Wales, March 1893
Home Town: Baldry, Cabonne, New South Wales
Schooling: Baldry Public School
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 18 May 1918
Cemetery: Franvillers Communal Cemetery Extension
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Baldry & Dilga District HB1
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World War 1 Service

7 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2165, Liverpool, New South Wales
30 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 2165, 20th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
30 Sep 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2165, 20th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
12 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 2165, 20th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
26 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 2165, 20th Infantry Battalion, Pozières, Shell wound (hand)
7 Apr 1918: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 20th Infantry Battalion
18 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 2165, 20th Infantry Battalion, "Peaceful Penetration - Low-Cost, High-Gain Tactics on the Western Front"

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