William John Eric Johnson

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William John Eric Johnson
Personal Information
Date of Birth 29 Sep 1900
Place of Birth Boulder, Western Australia
Death 29 Sep 1958, aged 58
Place of Death Mandurah, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 40 years, 1 month
Religion Church of England
Address Karragullen, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Susan Johnson
Military Information
Reg Number W235233 & WX13494
Date of Enlistment 4 Nov 1940
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 4th Training Battalion
Post War Details

Pre War

Electoral Roll entries: 1931 - 1937 Barton's Mill, mill hand

War Service

discharged 17 Dec 1942

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1943 at 35 Manchester street, Victoria Park, Assistant Inspector; 1949 at 38 Lockyer avenue, Albany, linesman; 1954 Stanley street, Albany, linesman; 1958 at 37 Creery street, Mandurah, linesman;


When Bill enlisted in the 2nd AIF he reduced his age by 3 years by changing his date of birth. At the time of his transfer to the AIF, Bill was with the 7th Workshop & Park Company.

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