Honours and Awards
Sergeant Ralston Alexander Johnston DCM enlisted with Boorman's Battery in Vancouver and served in France with the 6th Brigade, Canadian Field Artillery. He was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal on 3 June 1919. His citation reads:
He has shown consistent courage and ability as a leader of his sub-section. During the Canal du Nord attack when the officers at the guns became casualties he attended to the dressing of the wounded and kept all guns in action.