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2057: Pte R Johnston (Medal & Photograph)

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posted on 2024-01-15, 09:02 authored by Lest We Forget Project Team

He was born 5 Feb 1896 in Kirk Street, Bolton, enlisted in Preston and survived the war and died aged 91 in November 1987. He lived at 58 Pleasant Street Bolton. His Victory Medal is mistakenly engraved 'Johnson' rather than Johnston.

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Name of contributor(s)

Anon

Subject of the story/individual the object(s) relate to

37052 Pte Richard Johnston 5th Bn Loyal North Lancashire Regiment

Date(s) the event(s) in the story took place

01/01/1918

Location(s) where the event(s) in the story took place

Not Known

Object(s)

A portrait picture of Pte Johnston in uniform, together with Victory Medal

Community Collection Day

Bolton Library, Bolton (24/11/18)

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