Woodbury County

 

Robert A. Johnston

 

 

 

IN UNIFORM

Robert Johnston, seaman first class, is spending a 21-day leave in the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Johnston, Bellevue apartments. He has been overseas for a year with an armed guard unit aboard a troop transport and he will report back to the west coast for reassignment.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, January 18, 1945

IN UNIFORM

Robert A. Johnston, an armed guard in the merchant marine, has sent his parents, Mr. and Mrs. R. J. Johnston, Bellevue apartments, a clipping and photograph from a paper in Auckland, New Zealand, which shows young Johnston in the center of a victory crowd on V-J day. Robert is a former Central High School student and has been in the service three years.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, October 9, 1945