was born at 7 Glandore Street, Belfast on 8th February 1913 to William George Johnston, Traveller and Jeannie Johnston nee Nolan.
George attended Belfast Royal Academy and then gained employment with the Ulster Bank. He was posted to Westport branch, Co. Mayo to work and was later transferred to Dungannon branch.
On 14th June 1940, George volunteered and enlisted into the Royal Artillery into a light/heavy anti-aircraft role.
The book, 'The Ulster Bank Story' by Lyn Gallagher mentions a George Johnston on page 50. He was the manager of Clones branch.
The following article is extracted from this excellent website, Remembrance NI Org compiled by Houston McKelvey.