We remember Francis Knowles

We remember Francis Knowles

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
sibling Walter Source:8506062 1879
1881
sibling Nellie Source:8506060 1881
1883
sibling Clara Source:8506060 1883
1887
sibling John Source:8506060 1887
1888
sibling Mary Source:8506060 1888
1892
sibling Richard Source:8506060 1892
1896
birth Knutsford United Kingdom Source:8506060 1896
1901
dates Age 5 Source:8506062 1901
1911
location Mobberley Road, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8506060 1911
1911
employment Farm worker Family operated farm Shaw Heath, Knutsford United Kingdom Source:8506060 1911
1911
dates Age 15 Source:8506060 1911
1915
enlistment Westminster, London United Kingdom Source:8506063 1915
1916
location Shaw Heath, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address Source:8506068 1916
1916
service British Army Rifleman 4920 London Regiment 16th (County of London) Btn Source:8506063 1916
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:2278870 1916 - 10th September 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Somme France Source:8506063 10th September 1916
1916
dates Age 21 Source:8506068 10th September 1916
burial Combles Communal Cemetery Extension CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France VII.B.10 Source:8506068

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Francis
Initials F
Last Name Knowles
Source 8506068
First Names Frank
Initials F
Source 8506068
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Mobberley Road, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Shaw Heath, Knutsford United Kingdom parents address known 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4920 London Regiment 16th (County of London) Btn Rifleman
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Knowles mother
Richard Knowles father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Nellie sister 1881
Clara sister 1883
John brother 1887
Richard brother 1892
Mary sister 1888
Walter brother 1879

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Sylvia3155
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Sylvia3155
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Sylvia3155

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Multimedia

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The Knutsford Centennial War memorial Sylvia3155

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