Lieut Col Johnstone Shearer

Worshipful Master

Lieutenant Colonel Johnstone Shearer served in the Indian Medical Service of the British Army in 1900 and was the first WM of Derajat Lodge 3206 at its consecration in 1907.

Lieut Col Johnstone Shearer was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O) of the British Army.

He was initiated in Kitchener Lodge 2998 which was formed under the EC and now meets at Freemasons’ Hall, Janpath, New Delhi, East Punjab, India.

Lieut Col Shearer authored the book “A History of the 1st Battalion, 15th Punjab Regiment, 1857-1937.