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Chester Gordon Johnson

In memory of:

Private Chester Gordon Johnson

July 21, 1917

Military Service

Service Number:







Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)


18th Bn.

Additional Information

Son of John William and Ellen Johnson, of 552, Central Avenue, London, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 263 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

II. D. 4.


Sains-en-Gohelle is a mining village 20 kilometres north of Arras on the road to Bethune. Fosse No.10 is a pithead and group of miners' houses south of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– "Died of Wounds." (Gunshot wound, multiple.) At No. 6 Canadian Field Ambulance.
  • Photo of Chester Gordon Johnson– Pte Chester G Johnson as shown in the December 1918 edition of The Christmas Echo published in London Ontario --And in the Morning
  • Newspaper clipping– From the London Free Press August 1917. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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