Born: 16 May 1883 in Whitchurch, Shropshire.
Family: The fourth child of John and Margaret Johnson of 18 Claypit Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire. On 1 October 1911 Walter married Constance Louis Davenport and together they had 2 children – Walter and Brian.
Civilian Occupation: On leaving school he joined his father in the family business as a cabinet maker.
Residence: In 1919 he was living at 62 High Street, Whitchurch and in 1939 at Koualve, Chester Road, Whitchurch.
Died: In 1975 aged 91.
Regiment: Army Service Corps
Service Number: M/285163
Date of Enlistment: 25 May 1916
Date of Discharge: 30 November 1918
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation