Pam's Family History

Edgar Maitland Johnson 1918-1944

Edgar Maitland JOHNSON was born in Cardiff in 1918.  He was the son of Gertrude (Gerda) May DEANS and Gustav Adolf JOHNSON and the great-grandson of Robert DEANS.

Edgar married Violet Lilly KNIGHT in Watford in 1941.  Their son David was born in 1944.

Edgar enlisted during WWII and served as a guardsman in the Welsh Guards/Foot Guards.  He was detailed to serve in the Western Europe Campaign and died on 29th June 1944 in France

He is buried at St Manville War Cemetery, Cheux, Normandy, France. Grave Ref. III.F.7

In 1947 Violet remarried to Charles Pretoria DEANS - Edgar's uncle.

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