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Johnson, F., Pte., 1918

Photo: James Pasby

Photo: James Pasby

Photo: James Pasby

In Dartmoor Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt, France is the Commonwealth War Grave of 79655 Private Frederick Johnson serving with the 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers (London Regiment) who died 22/08/1918.

Son Mrs. E. Richardson, of I, The Crossings, East Boldon, Co. Durham.

In Greenside St John's Churchyard is a family headstone which reads:-

Loving and tender
beloved wife of Matthew Johnson
who died at Wylam
June 2nd 1916 aged 58 years

Also of
Matthew Johnson
Jan. 14th 1931
aged 87 years

Also of
Fred Johnson
who was killed in France
Aug. 22nd 1918
aged 24 years

Fred in the 1911 census is named as the grandson of Matthew and Mary Johnson.

Fred Johnson is remembered at Wylam on W73.01, W73.02 and W73.03

The CWGC entry for Private Johnson

If you know more about this person, please send the details to janet@newmp.org.uk