We remember Frederick William Knowles

We remember Frederick William Knowles

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Timeline

Timeline

1895
sibling Hetty Knowles Source:6979809 1895
1898
birth Halifax, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6979809 April 1898
1916
service British Army Private 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) Depot Source:6979809 29th May 1916 - 29th May 1916
1916
enlistment Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6979809 29th May 1916
1916
service British Army Private 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 13th (Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 30th May 1916 - 10th September 1916
1916
service British Army Private 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 6th (Training Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 11th September 1916 - 10th May 1917
1917
service British Army Private 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 9th (Training Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 11th May 1917 - 4th July 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6979809 17th June 1917 - 12th November 1917
1917
service British Army Private 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 9th (Service) Battalion Source:6979809 5th July 1917 - 14th June 1918
1917
theatres Italy :1b Source:6979809 13th November 1917 - 17th September 1918
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 9th (Service) Battalion Source:6979809 15th June 1918 - 17th October 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6979809 18th September 1918 - 17th October 1918
1918
hospitalisation Wounded and reported missing Hospital/Institution Source:6979809 9th October 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) Depot Source:6979809 18th October 1918 - 22nd November 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 23rd November 1918
1918
service British Army Corporal 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 23rd November 1918 - 9th March 1919
1919
service British Army Lance Serjeant 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 10th March 1919 - 22nd April 1919
1919
missing Reported missing in action. A letter was sent to Knowles' mother. Source:6979809 13th March 1919
1919
service British Army Acting Serjeant 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:6979809 23rd April 1919 - 15th August 1919
1919
service British Army Temporary Serjeant 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 2nd Battalion Source:6979809 30th August 1919
1919
appointments First Scout (Sniper) Source:6979809 1919
1919
location Fern House, Bishop Monkton, Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6979809 1919
1919
discharge Source:6979809 1st October 1919
employment Farmer Source:6979809
1975
death Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:6979809 1975

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frederick William
Initials FW
Last Name Knowles
Source 6979809
First Names Frederic
Initials F
Last Name Knowles
Source 6979809
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Fern House, Bishop Monkton, Ripon, Yorkshire United Kingdom known 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 13th (Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 6th (Training Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 9th (Training Reserve) Battalion Private
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 9th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 9th (Service) Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) Depot Corporal
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Corporal
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Corporal
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Lance Serjeant
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Acting Serjeant
British Army 32248 The Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) Depot Private
British Army 33666 Alexandra, Princess of Wales’s Own (Yorkshire Regiment) (“Green Howards”) 2nd Battalion Temporary Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maude Knowles mother
William Knowles father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hetty Knowles sister 1895
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-05-29 5'6"

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

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