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William Edward KNIGHT

Regimental number565
Place of birthSouth Melbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
Address51 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Miss E Knight, 51 Cecil Street, South Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date17 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 October 1918
Date of death23 December 1937
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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