The Generals of WWII

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Portrait of Brigadier John Lorimer Gibson Johnstone

Johnstone, John Lorimer Gibson


* 4th of March 1881

† 27th of July 1968


1927-03-31 Lieutenant-Colonel
1936-07-20 Temporary Colonel
1939-03-01 Colonel
1939-03-01 Temporary Brigadier


1927-03-31 1933-08-30 Commanding Officer 12th Light Horse
1933-03-31 1936-07-19 Unemployed List
1936-07-27 1940-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Australian Cavalry Brigade
1941-XX-XX 1942-XX-XX Commanding Officer 2nd Australian Motor Brigade
1942-05-31 Retired