Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George V)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Johnson
Initials:   R.E.
Rank:   Lance Corporal
Army No.:  P/17224
Notes:   MFP. Died. Not listed in Soldiers Died. Formerly Pte Liverpool Regiment No. 117167. Inscription on gravestone: Till we meet again in the great beyond. 4/6/19 transferred to MFP for duty with British Army of the Rhine. Info from Army Register of Soldiers' Effects, 1901-1929. 18/4/1920 Died in Cologne. 5/7/1920 RP Woking £6-11-01 recharge, 5/8/1920 his mother Susan received £10/15/02, brother William £10/15-02, brother Charles F £10/15/02 including £5 war gratuity. Info from Pension Index Card: Johnson, Robert Edward, MFP, No. P/17224, L/Cpl, single,Cause of death 18/4/1920 suicide. Particulars of claimant, Johnson Susan, 9 Brompton Road, Edge Lane, Liverpool, mother age 46. Robert Edward Johnson.

Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 18th April 1920
Company: MPF
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