Lt Arthur Baynard Johns

1894 Aug 28. Born Johannesburg, Transvaal, His father John Henry Johns, a successful mining engineer, died in 1932 leaving £31,000

1911 census. He is a student boarding at St Vincents Priory, Lion Hill Nr Caledonia Place, Clifton, Bristol

1914 Nov 11. The undermentioned Gentlemen Cadets from the Royal Military College to be Second Lieutenants. 7th (Princess Royal's) Dragoon Guards, Arthur Baynard Johns.

1916 Sep 4. D. Gds.—Lt. A. B. Johns is seed, for duty with Army Sig. Serv.

1917 Aug 16. Married Violet Blake at Westminster, London, England

1915 Mar 9. Lands in France..

1916 Feb 2. 7th D.G.—2nd Lt. A. B. Johns to be Lt.

1917 Jan 4. Dragoons. Lt. A. B. Johns, is seed, for duty with Army Sig. Serv.

1920 Oct 14. Joins ADRIC with service no 731. Posted to G Coy

1921 Feb 8 Posted to Depot Coy. Promoted Platoon Commander

1921 Mar 12. Posted to C Coy. Platoon Commander

1921 Apr 2. Posted to Q Coy. Platoon Commander

1921 Apr 16. Posted to Depot Coy. Platoon Commander

1921 Jun 11 Posted to R Coy. Platoon Commander

1921 May 14 to 4 Jun on Leave

1921 Divorce Court File: 7008. Appellant: Violet Johns. Respondent: Arthur Baynard Johns. Type: Wife's petition for restitution of conjugal rights

1921 Jul 13 to 26 Jul on Leave

1922 Jan 16. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC

1922 Divorce Court File: 9079. Appellant: Violet Johns. Respondent: Arthur Baynard Johns. Type: Wife's petition for divorce

1923 Mar 16. Arrives in Canada from UK He is emigrating.

1926 Jun 9. Married Ethel Adamson

1946 Nov 27. Corps of Signals. Lt. A. B. JOHNS (175271) having exceeded the age limit of liability to recall, relinquishes his commn., retaining the rank of Lt.

1980 Jun 20 Died Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

 

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