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Charles William Johnston


23rd Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Procera
  • Planted By: Miss I. Johnston
  • Plaque: 668

Additional Info

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Charles William Johnston enlisted in Ballarat, Victoria at the age of 21 on the 9th of April 1915. He had been born in Ballarat, Victoria, was single, and was employed as a Painter. He volunteered and was stationed with the 23rd Battalion, Headquarters with the Regimental number 1011. He was discharged and invalided home to Australia suffering from Broncho-Pneumonia on the 28th of August 1919. Tree number 668.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour