Serjeant William Knight

Suffolk Regiment

Died: Saturday 28 April 1917 (aged 43)

Connected records

Record:
KNIGHT, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of the late William Knight, of Sutton, Isle of Ely; husband of Maud Ellen Knight, of 2, Bull Lane, Ely, Cambs.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 4.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain Knight
Context:
promotion
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 403)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H E C Knight
Context:
other
Date:
25 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Lancashire Regiment (page 402)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A Knight
Context:
Wounded
Date:
29 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 117)