We remember William Knope

We remember William Knope

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Mary Knope Source:5516771 1887
1892
sibling George Knope Source:5516771 1892
1895
birth Tower Hamlets United Kingdom Source:5516771 24th April 1895
1896
sibling John Knope Source:5516771 1896
1898
sibling Henry Thomas Knope Source:5516771 1898
1916
service British Army The London Regiment 1st City of London Battalion Source:5516771 February 1916 - November 1917
1916
children William Knope Source:5516771 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5516771 1916 - 1917
1916
marriage Emily Wiltshire Source:5516771 June 1916
service British Army Private 225192 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Source:7493959
service British Army Private 225192 London Regiment Source:2277042
service British Army Private 703421 London Regiment Source:2277042
service British Army Private 7182 London Regiment Source:2277042
enlistment Putney United Kingdom Source:5516771
employment Printer's Labourer Caslon Hackney United Kingdom Source:5516771
location 393, Corfield Street, Bethnal Green in 1911 United Kingdom Source:5516771
1917
death Killed in Action His body was not recovered. Nine of his companions also died. Westhoek Belgium Source:7493959 Source:5516771 16th August 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7493959

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Knope
Source 2277042
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
393, Corfield Street, Bethnal Green in 1911 United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7182 London Regiment Private
British Army 703421 London Regiment Private
British Army 225192 London Regiment Private
British Army The London Regiment 1st City of London Battalion
British Army 225192 London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Knope son 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Knope nee Attwood mother
George Knope father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Knope sister 1887
George Knope brother 1892
John Knope brother 1896
Henry Thomas Knope brother 1898
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Wiltshire wife June 1916

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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William Knope: one of the last names to be added Elizabeth21148
Fields between Bellewaerde and Westhoek, Belgium Elizabeth21148

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