We remember Charles William Robert Knight

We remember Charles William Robert Knight

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Timeline

Timeline

1871
sibling Francis C Knight Source:8833428 1871
1876
sibling Evelina Knight Source:8833428 1876
1876
sibling Mabel Knight Source:8833422 1876
1878
sibling Isabel Knight Source:8833422 1878
1884
birth Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom Source:8833407 Source:8833395 25th January 1884
1884
sibling Janet D Knight Source:8833422 1884
1888
sibling Winifred Knight Source:8833422 1888
1901
location The Firs, St Johns Hill, Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:8833428 1901
1901
location Dartford Road, Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom parents address Source:8833422 1901
1902
employment Tobacconist's Assistant Knight Brothers United Kingdom Source:8833462 1902
1911
location 88 Burnt Ash Road, Lee, Lewisham, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8833395 1911
1911
employment Cigar Salesman Knight Brothers Lewisham, London United Kingdom Source:8833411 1911
1914
service British Army Private 1306 Honourable Artillery Company 1/1st Battalion Source:8833358 18th September 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:2369047 18th September 1914 - 20th July 1915
1914
service British Army Private 1306 Honourable Artillery Company 1/2nd Battalion Source:8833353 1914
1914
location Jesson, Sevenoaks, Kent United Kingdom Source:8833353 1914
1914
enlistment Source:8833353 1914
1915
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8833358 16th April 1915
1915
hospitalisation Wounded - gassed Hospital/Institution Source:8833411 16th June 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Source:8833365 4th August 1915
1915
commission Temporary Source:8833365 4th August 1915
1915
appointments Sniper Source:8833358 1915
1915
service British Army Temporary Lieutenant The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Source:8833365 1st October 1915 - 1st December 1915
1915
service British Army Temporary Captain The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Source:8833365 1st December 1915 - 14th December 1917
1917
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8833365 January 1917
1917
appointments British Military Mission to the USA Source:8833407 1917
1917
service British Army Temporary Captain General List School of Musketry Hyde Source:8833365 14th November 1917
1917
appointments Assistant Instructor Hythe School of Musketry Source:8833365 14th November 1917
1918
service British Army Captain The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 10th (Service) Battalion (Kent County) Source:8833354 July 1918
1919
service British Army Captain The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 7th (Service) Battalion Source:8833365 1919
1920
location 703 Fifteenth Street, Washington DC United States Source:2369047 1920
1924
marriage Eva Olive Margaret Bennett Source:8833407 1924 - 1926
education Sevenoakes School Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom Source:8833407
1957
death Not War Related Kenya Source:8833407 Source:8833411 19th May 1957
children Jean Knight Source:8833411
location The Camera Club, 17 John Street, Adelphi, WC United Kingdom Source:2369047
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Source:8833365

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles William Robert
Initials CWR
Last Name Knight
Source 2369047
First Names Chas
Initials C
Last Name Knight
Source 8833411
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
703 Fifteenth Street, Washington DC United States known 1920
88 Burnt Ash Road, Lee, Lewisham, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Dartford Road, Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Jesson, Sevenoaks, Kent United Kingdom known 1914
The Camera Club, 17 John Street, Adelphi, WC United Kingdom
The Firs, St Johns Hill, Sevenoakes, Kent United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1306 Honourable Artillery Company 1/2nd Battalion Private
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 10th (Service) Battalion (Kent County) Captain
British Army 1306 Honourable Artillery Company 1/1st Battalion Private
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Temporary Lieutenant
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Temporary Second Lieutenant
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) Temporary Captain
British Army General List School of Musketry Hyde Temporary Captain
British Army The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) 3rd (Reserve) Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army The Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 7th (Service) Battalion Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jean Knight daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emily Knight mother
Charles John Knight father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mabel Knight sister 1876
Isabel Knight sister 1878
Janet D Knight sister 1884
Winifred Knight sister 1888
Evelina Knight sister 1876
Francis C Knight brother 1871
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eva Olive Margaret Bennett wife 1924

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
HAC printed membership lists for 1915 and 1919 Transcription M2740
HAC World War One record cards 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
HAC regimental number register 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
HAC vellum membership books 1908-1922 Transcription M2740
HAC 1st Battalion register 1914-1919 Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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London Gazette M2740
Who's Who M2740
Esmond Knight - Captain Knight M2740
C W R Knight - Falconry Heritage M2740

Multimedia

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Capt. C. W. R. Knight FZS M2740
Sniper Knight M2740
Knight with Eagle M2740
Knight with Eagle M2740
Capt C W R Knight MC M2740

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