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|Name:||George Thomas Johnson||Determine relationship to...|
|Birth:||14 NOV 1889 India||Father:||John Thomas Johnson Mother:Mary Ann (Johnson)|
|Christening:||5 JAN 1890 Peshawar, , West Bengal, India|
|Married:||Geraldine Denny 13 JUL 1918|
|Michael Denny Johnson||1921|
|Brian Denny Johnson||5 FEB 1923||7 JUL 2002 Shrewsbury, England|
|Jacqueline Naomi Johnson||1927|
|Remarks:|| Served in the Indian Army.
Indian Army Quarterly List for 1 January 1912:
REMARKS: Lieutenant, 22 Punjabis
Page #: 153p
2nd Lieutenant (unatt): 20/1/1909
2nd Lieutenant: 12/3/1909
Brig Major: 7/4/1925
1943-1950? - Special employee in army since retiring.
Source: Army Lists 1914-1950
22 Punjabis War Diary - ref WO 95/5122:
1-11-1914 Lahore, Karachi
28-11-1914 Anchored off Bussorah
3-12-1915 Maghil Camp
30-1-1915 Attacked by small band of Turks at 8pm
1 Turk bayoneted in throat. 6 dead, 15 wounded Turks.
Right flank of Tigris
8-4-1915 Mezera fort.
- May Bombarded by enemy
5-5-1915 Raiding party up Euphrates helping Sehikh of Medina
7-5-1915 Raid up Euphrates. Brought back 16 rifles.
No rain, malarial fever very prevalent.
1-6-1915 One Tower Hill, right bank of Tigris. Bahran position.
2-6-1915 SS Mejidien, Ezras Tomb
6-6-1915 Steamed up Tigris on SS Mejidien. Arrived at Amarah at 8pm
7-6-1915 Exceedingly hot and stifling, Men suffering from heat. Sun fever very prevalent. 10 men trnasferred to No 1 Field Ambulance. Improved perimeter defence.
25-6-1915 Lient Johnson, 7 men transferred to No 1 Field Ambulance.
30-6-1915 Arrived Kumait
1-7-1915 Fever, diarhoea very prevalent
26-9-15 Camp Sannaiyat
Chahela - enemy shelled camp
(Fall of Kut?)
1919 - G T Johnson, Captain, 22 Punjabis awarded Wae medal & Victory medal
Regiment went to Afghanistan in 1919
Water rationed 2 gallons per man per day
3-8-1919 Diwana Kot
7-8-1919 Peace treaty signed with Afghans.