Regiment : 1st Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment
Service number : 64192
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 19th April 1942 aged 28
Buried : Commemorated on Rangoon Memorial, Myanmar, Face 12.
Relatives : Son of Colonel Victor Neville Johnson and Claire Allicia Johnson, of Upton-on-Severn, Worcestershire
Memorial : Hampton Lovett St Mary and All Saints Church
Awarded Military Cross.
A letter from the Reverend Eric W. Bartlam, The Rectory, Elmley Lovett, nr Droitwich dated 10th June 1950 can be found within war records held at Worcestershire Archives requesting that Richard Johnson be added to the county roll of honour. The letter states that Captain Johnson, Gloucestershire Regiment, M.C., was killed in Malaya.