Able Seaman Arthur William Knight

Royal Navy, (RFR/PO/B/5845). HMS Bayano

Died: Thursday 11 March 1915 (aged 35)

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This record relates to a Royal Navy casualty who served in the First World War, but because he had enlisted many years before, the record was not included amongst the naval records that were automatically created in the Lives of the First World War project
Record:
KNIGHT, ARTHUR WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Knight, of 8, Lion St., Shirley, Southampton; husband of Daisy Florence Pearce (formerly Knight), of 78, Millbrook Rd., Southampton.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
7.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Knight, A W
Memorial:
Eastleigh Railway Locomotive Shops And Offices- WW1 And WW2 (WMR 40441)
Location:
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Handsworth Grammar School - Window (WMR 38692)
Location:
Handsworth, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Clarence School (WMR 30030)
Location:
Weston Super Mare, Avon
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Severn Stoke WW1 Memorial Obelisk (WMR 33170)
Location:
Severn Stoke, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Severn Stoke Memorial Obelisk (WMR 32634)
Location:
Severn Stoke, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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British Thomson Houston Co Ltd (WMR 19466)
Location:
Rugby, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Wigston Magna (WMR 49500)
Location:
Wigston Magna, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Blundeston Parish Church (WMR 4948)
Location:
Blundeston, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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London and South Western Railway Arch (WMR 12182)
Location:
Waterloo, Greater London
Name recorded:
Knight, A W
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Bromsgrove Oddfellows WW1 Tablet (WMR 33291)
Location:
Bromsgrove, Hereford And Worcester

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Knight
Context:
joined
Date:
6 Mar 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Somerset Light Infantry. (page 131)