Edward Vincent Johnson passed through the Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces Depot in Platoon Intake 130 and qualified as a military parachutist on Course 457 which ran at RAF Abingdon from 2 December 1957 to 16 January 1958.
He was posted to the 1st Battalion, The Parachute Regiment (1 PARA).
Private Johnson lost a leg while serving 1 PARA in Cyprus.
‘Ted’ Johnson died Tuesday 31 May 2016.
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