The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Corporal F W Knights


Corporal Frederick William KNIGHTS, G/36606, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died, 14th September 1918,  age 23.

Born Northwold, Norfolk, son of George and Annie Marie Knights, of Cross Hill, Northwold, Norfolk.

1911 Census - 69 Canwick Road, Lincoln - George Hill Hudson, head, age 31, married, baker & confectioner, employer, at home, born Greetham, Lincolnshire; Mary Ethel Hudson, wife, age 35, married 10 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Lincolnshire; Marjorie Irene Hudson, daughter, age 7, school, born Nettleham, Lincolnshire; Frank George Hill Hudson, son, age 3, born Lincoln, Lincolnshire; Richard Wright, apprentice, age 18, single, apprentice baker, worker, born Alkborough, Lincolnshire; Fred Arden Flalters?, servant, age 17, apprentice, worker, born Bourn, Lincolnshire; Frederick William Knights, servant, age 15, worker, born Northwold, Norfolk; Eva Harvey, servant, age 16, servant, born Lincoln.

From Medal Card - Cpl. RASC, 6/Bky Section, S/31225; Royal West Kent Regiment, 36606; Royal Berkshire Regiment, 46639; 2nd / 20th London Regiment, G/36606.

6th August 1914, posted BEF.

Commemorated at Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 7, France.

NOTE: not included in Regimental History; shown on CWGC web site.

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