|Rank||Corporal U.S. Army|
|Date of Death||July 27 1951|
Korean Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation
Republic of Korea War Service Medal
United Nations Service Medal
Corporal Johnson was awarded the Purple Heart, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Corporal Johnson was a member of Company D, 8th Engineer Combat Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. He was seriously wounded while removing enemy mine fields along "Line Golden" in South Korea on July 24, 1951 and died of those wounds on July 27, 1951.