St Peter's School

Richard Digby Johnson

RD JohnsonRank: Major

Date of Birth: 1876

At St Peter's: 1888-1893


Date of Death: 24/05/1915

Regiment: Royal Dublin Fusiliers

Cemetery: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

Maj. Richard Digby Johnson, Ypres Menin Gate Memorial

Thanks to Johan Moors for the images from his website Footsteps…1914–1918


  • In Y940.4 Lord Mayor’s gift to York servicemen: S/R O/S correspondence Jan – Apr 1915
  • Additional information from the newspaper card index in the Local History Library at York Explore.