1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

George Knight

Contributed by: Lorna, on 2008-11-13

George Knight
First Name George
Surname Knight
Year of Birth 1898
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Royal Northumberland Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence Sunderland, Durham

George's Story

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Anonymous 2008-11-15

Beloved Great Uncle George Knight, born 6th May 1898, in Sunderland, Durham, to George Knight and his wife Mary Kelly Knight, his siblings where Mary, Kate, Sarah Ann, James, my grandfather Thomas, Eleanor, Elsie and William.

Who died 1st July 1916, at the Battle of the Somme at the age of 18.

Rank: Private, Battalion: 13th, Regiment: Northumberland Fusiliers, Number: 17996. Remembered at Thiepval Memorial.

Always remembered.

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