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John Francis KNIGHT

Regimental number317
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address58 Bridge Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, John Francis Knight Snr, 58 Bridge Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXII, Row A, Grave No. 7), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
130
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Francis J. and Louisa Hope KNIGHT, 151 McCrae Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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