Donald Wallace JOHNSTONE

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JOHNSTONE, Donald Wallace

Service Number: 738
Enlisted: 22 August 1914, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 5th Infantry Battalion
Born: Armadale, Victoria, March 1893
Home Town: Clifton Hill, Yarra, Victoria
Schooling: Gold Street State School
Occupation: Grocer
Died: Killed in Action, Flers, France, 11 December 1916
Cemetery: Beaulencourt British Cemetery, Ligny-Thilloy
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

22 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 738, Melbourne, Victoria
21 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orvieto, Melbourne
21 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
10 Aug 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, The August Offensive - Lone Pine, Suvla Bay, Sari Bair, The Nek and Hill 60 - Gallipoli, GSW (finger of right hand)
4 May 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 5th Infantry Battalion
25 Jul 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, Pozières, 2nd occasion - GSW (neck)
6 Aug 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 5th Infantry Battalion
17 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion, Pozières, 3rd occasion - Shell wound (back)
11 Dec 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 738, 5th Infantry Battalion

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