We remember Hugh Mccoll Johnston

We remember Hugh Mccoll Johnston

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
sibling Robert Johnston Source:8504160 1886
1887
birth Eaglesham, Renfrewshire United Kingdom Source:8504160 Source:7151131 28th April 1887
1890
sibling John Johnston Source:8504160 July 1890
1891
location Polnoon Street, Eaglesham United Kingdom parents address Source:8504160 April 1891
1892
sibling Angus Johnston Source:8504159 1892
1894
sibling Jessie Johnston Source:8504159 1894
1896
sibling Bessie Johnston Source:8504159 1896
1898
sibling Andrew M Johnston Source:8504159 1898
1901
employment Joiner Father Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire United Kingdom Source:8504159 April 1901
1901
location Bar Head Road, Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8504159 April 1901
1911
employment Assistant Veterinary Surgeon Mr Woodrow Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom Source:8504258 1911 - 1914
service British Army Lieutenant Army Veterinary Corps Source:2130559
service British Army Captain Army Veterinary Corps Source:7151131
service British Army Captain Royal Army Veterinary Corps Attached to 1 Royal Dragoons Source:8504158
education Glasgow Veterinary School Glasgow United Kingdom Source:8504279
1918
death Died of wounds Captain Johnston was talking to two brother officers in his tent and stooped to pick up his belt when a stray shell burst and hit him in the back, also wounding one of the other officers. Picquigny France Source:7151131 Source:8504258 4th April 1918
burial Picquigny British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France C 1 Source:7151131

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Hugh Mccoll
Initials HM
Last Name Johnston
Source 2130559
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Bar Head Road, Newton Mearns, Renfrewshire United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Polnoon Street, Eaglesham United Kingdom parents address known April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Army Veterinary Corps Lieutenant
British Army Army Veterinary Corps Captain
British Army Royal Army Veterinary Corps Attached to 1 Royal Dragoons Captain
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth mother
Robert Johnston father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Johnston brother 1886
John Johnston brother July 1890
Angus Johnston brother 1892
Jessie Johnston sister 1894
Bessie Johnston sister 1896
Andrew M Johnston brother 1898

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Alan68334
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334

External Evidence

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Local War Casualties - Capt.Johnston Killed Alan68334
RCVS World War one Memorial 1914-18 Alan68334
Hugh McColl Johnston Alan68334

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Captain Hugh McColl Johnston Alan68334

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