John D Kerr Medal of Distinction for Queensland History
At the Queensland Day dinner on 6 June at the Brisbane Club Her Excellency Ms Penelope Wensley AC, Governor of Queensland presented W. Ross Johnston with the John D Kerr Medal of Distinction for Queensland History.
William to some, Ross to most and Bill to no one was gracious and humble in accepting his award. Ross has made a significant contribution to the recording of Queensland history.
Here is a link to some of his works.
Other winners of this award are:
2005 Raymond Evans
2006 Peter Bell and Kay Saunders
2007 Lorna L McDonald
2008 Judith McKay
2009 Jennifer Harrison and John Steele
2010 Janice Wegner
2011 Geoffrey Bolton