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William KNIGHT

Regimental number503
Place of birthPort Melbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address161 Princess Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, T Knight, 161 Princess Street, Port Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date30 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1915
Date of death4 January 1959
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery

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