We remember Frank Leopold James Knight

We remember Frank Leopold James Knight

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Timeline

1888
sibling Robert John Knight Source:9358763 1888
1889
sibling Albert Knight Source:9358763 9th December 1889
1892
sibling Frederick George Knight Source:9358763 6th December 1892
1895
sibling Frances Beatrice Kate Knight Source:9358763 23rd February 1895
1897
sibling Amy Ruby Victoria Knight Source:9358763 5th June 1897
1899
birth Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:6420888 1st October 1899
1901
location Fishbourne Coastguard Station, IOW United Kingdom military residence address Source:9358763 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Edith Alice May Knight Source:9358762 15th March 1902
1904
sibling Cyril Henry Knight Source:9358762 1st August 1904
1911
location No.2 Coastguard Station, Ryde, IOW United Kingdom military residence address Source:9358762 2nd April 1911
1915
service Royal Navy Boy - 2nd Class J38885 HMS Ganges Source:9358430 8th March 1915 - 30th April 1915
1915
enlistment Portsmouth United Kingdom Source:9358430 8th March 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy - 2nd Class J38885 HMS Impregnable Source:9358430 1st May 1915 - 26th June 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Impregnable Source:9358430 26th June 1915 - 22nd July 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Vernon Source:9358430 23rd July 1915 - 16th September 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Maidstone Source:9358430 17th September 1915 - 7th November 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Dolphin Source:9358430 8th November 1915 - 7th December 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Titania Source:9358430 8th December 1915 - 24th July 1915
1916
service Royal Navy Boy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Calliope Source:9358430 25th July 1916 - 28th May 1917
1917
service Royal Navy Ordinary Telegraphist J38885 HMS Calliope Source:9358430 29th May 1917 - 13th March 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Calliope Source:9358430 14th March 1918 - 31st March 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Telegraphist J38885 HMS Vivid 1 Source:9358430 1st April 1919 - 27th May 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Vivid 2 Source:9358483 28th May 1919 - 2nd August 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Hecla Source:9358483 3rd August 1919 - 30th September 1919
1919
marriage Ethel Maud Harrison Source:9358779 1919
1919
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Apollo Source:9358483 1st October 1919 - 5th February 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS London Source:9358483 6th February 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Vivid 2 Source:9358483 1st April 1920 - 4th June 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358483 5th June 1920 - 9th August 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS King George V Source:9358483 10th August 1920 - 30th September 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker SS/121983 HMS Orion Source:9358483 1st October 1920 - 24th November 1920
1920
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class SS/121983 HMS Orion Source:9358483 25th November 1920 - 30th June 1921
1921
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class SS/121983 HMS Emperor of India Source:9358483 1st July 1921 - 9th August 1921
1921
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class SS/121983 HMS Orion Source:9358483 10th August 1921 - 12th May 1922
1921
children Frank J. L. Knight Source:9358793 1921
1922
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class K/59787 HMS Conqueror Source:9358696 13th May 1922 - 20th May 1922
1922
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class K/59787 HMS Courageous Source:9358696 21st May 1922 - 30th September 1922
1922
children Norman L Knight Source:9358816 1922
1922
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class01 K/59787 HMS Victory 1 Source:9358696 1st October 1922 - 8th January 1923
1923
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class K/59787 HMS Birmingham Source:9358696 9th January 1923 - 12th March 1923
1923
service Royal Navy Stoker - 1st Class K/59787 HMS Crocus Source:9358696 13th March 1923 - 28th February 1925
1925
service Royal Navy Acting Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Crocus Source:9358696 1st March 1925 - 6th March 1925
1925
service Royal Navy Acting Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358696 7th March 1925 - 6th June 1925
1925
service Royal Navy Acting Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Fisgard Source:9358696 7th June 1925 - 18th September 1925
1925
service Royal Navy Acting Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358696 19th September 1925 - 5th January 1926
1926
service Royal Navy Acting Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Revenge Source:9358696 6th January 1926 - 28th February 1926
1926
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Revenge Source:9358696 1st March 1926 - 16th April 1926
1926
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358696 17th April 1926 - 29th April 1926
1926
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Flinders Source:9358696 30th April 1926 - 13th December 1926
1926
children Albert Knight Source:9358820 1926
1926
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358696 14th December 1926 - 31st March 1927
1927
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Assistance Source:9358696 1st April 1927 - 3rd November 1927
1927
service Royal Navy Leading Stoker K/59787 HMS Conquest Source:9358696 24th November 1927 - 17th January 1928
1928
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Conquest Source:9358696 18th January 1928 - 8th May 1928
1928
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358696 9th May 1928 - 6th November 1928
1928
service Royal Navy Acting Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Despatch Source:9358696 7th November 1928 - 17th January 1929
1929
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Despatch Source:9358697 18th January 1929 - 16th June 1930
1929
children Dennis Ronald Knight Source:9358824 29th January 1929
1930
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Malabar Source:9358697 17th June 1930 - 10th October 1930
1930
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Despatch Source:9358697 11th October 1930 - 5th January 1931
1931
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Malabar Source:9358697 6th January 1931 - 15th April 1931
1931
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Despatch Source:9358697 16th April 1931 - 11th June 1931
1931
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358697 12th June 1931 - 31st August 1932
1932
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Nelson Source:9358697 1st September 1932 - 7th May 1934
1934
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358697 8th May 1934 - 7th April 1935
1935
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Enchantress Source:9358697 8th April 1935 - 12th January 1937
1937
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358697 13th January 1937 - 30th September 1938
1938
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Repulse Source:9358697 1st October 1938 - 3rd January 1939
1939
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358697 4th January 1939 - 13th January 1939
1939
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Aurora Source:9358697 14th January 1939 - 27th April 1939
1939
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Source:9358697 28th April 1939 - 23rd August 1939
1939
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Enterprise Source:9358697 24th August 1939 - 9th January 1940
1939
location 23 Aylesbury Road, Copnor, Portsmouth. United Kingdom their own address Source:9358777 September 1939
1940
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Excellent Source:9358697 10th January 1940 - 27th June 1940
1940
service Royal Navy Stoker Petty Officer K/59787 HMS Victory Source:9358697 28th June 1940 - 24th December 1943
service Royal Navy J38885 Source:6420888
1943
death Not War Related Heart Disease from Natural Causes. Portsmouth, Hampshire. United Kingdom Source:9358697 24th December 1943
burial Kingston Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Portsmouth, Hampshire United Kingdom Plot: 54 (Evans) - Row 9 - Grave 42 Source:9358773

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Frank Leopold James
Initials FLJ
Last Name Knight
Source 6420888
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
23 Aylesbury Road, Copnor, Portsmouth. United Kingdom their own address known September 1939
Fishbourne Coastguard Station, IOW United Kingdom military residence address known 31st March 1901
No.2 Coastguard Station, Ryde, IOW United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy J38885
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Ganges Boy - 2nd Class
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Impregnable Boy - 2nd Class
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Impregnable Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Vernon Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Maidstone Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Dolphin Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Titania Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Calliope Boy Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Calliope Ordinary Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Calliope Telegraphist
Royal Navy J38885 HMS Vivid 1 Telegraphist
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Vivid 2 Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Hecla Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Apollo Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS London Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Vivid 2 Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Victory 2 Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS King George V Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Orion Acting Stoker
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Orion Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Orion Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Conqueror Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Courageous Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 1 Stoker - 1st Class01
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Birmingham Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Crocus Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Crocus Acting Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Acting Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Fisgard Acting Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Acting Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Revenge Acting Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Revenge Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Flinders Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Assistance Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Conquest Leading Stoker
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Conquest Acting Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Acting Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Despatch Acting Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Despatch Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Malabar Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Despatch Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Malabar Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Despatch Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Nelson Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Enchantress Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Repulse Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Aurora Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory 2 Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Enterprise Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Excellent Stoker Petty Officer
Royal Navy SS/121983 HMS Emperor of India Stoker - 1st Class
Royal Navy K/59787 HMS Victory Stoker Petty Officer
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frank J. L. Knight son 1921
Norman L Knight son 1922
Albert Knight son 1926
Dennis Ronald Knight son 29th January 1929
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Ashfield mother
Robert Heath Knight father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert John Knight brother 1888
Albert Knight brother 9th December 1889
Frederick George Knight brother 6th December 1892
Frances Beatrice Kate Knight sister 23rd February 1895
Amy Ruby Victoria Knight sister 5th June 1897
Edith Alice May Knight sister 15th March 1902
Cyril Henry Knight brother 1st August 1904
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Maud Harrison wife 1919
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Fair
DateHeightSource
1929-01-22 5'11"

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919

External Evidence

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Frank Leopold James Knight CWGC details Lee138222
GRO Marriage ref for Frank L. J. Knight 1919 Lee138222
Birth reference for Frank J. L. Knight 1921 Lee138222
GRO Birth Index for Norman L Knight 1922 Lee138222
GRO Birth Index for Albert Knight 1926 Lee138222
GRO Birth Index for Dennis Ronald Knight 1929 Lee138222

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HMS Repulse Lee138222
HMS Impregnable Lee138222
HMS Maidstone Lee138222
HMS Titania Lee138222
HMS Calliope Lee138222
HMS Hecla Lee138222
HMS Apollo Lee138222
HMS London Lee138222
HMS King George V Lee138222
HMS Orion Lee138222
HMS Emperor of India Lee138222
HMS Conqueror Lee138222
HMS Courageous Lee138222
HMS Birmingham Lee138222
HMS Crocus Lee138222
HMS Revenge Lee138222
HMS Flinders Lee138222
HMS Assistance Lee138222
HMS Conquest Lee138222
HMS Despatch Lee138222
HMS Nelson Lee138222
HMS Aurora Lee138222
HMS Enterprise Lee138222

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