1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Fred Knight

Contributed by: Maurice Fred Knight, on 2008-11-23

Fred Knight
Rank
First Name Fred
Surname Knight
Year of Birth 1893
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Royal Field Artillery
Place of Wartime Residence Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Fred's Story

Reported missing 27 May 1918

Wounded, captured and taken to German Reserve Hospital at Schweidnitz where he died on 4th August 1918. from shell wound to knee joint following amputation. Buried in Military Cemetery there. In 1924 the Imperial War Graves Commission advised that his body had been exhumed and reburied in Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Stahnsdorf.

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