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Frank William Knight

In memory of:

Company Sergeant Major Frank William Knight

September 19, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

9459

Age:

29

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)

Division:

3rd Bn.

Citation(s):

Military Medal

Honours and Awards:

Military Medal

Additional Information


Born:

September 26, 1886
Toronto, Ontario

Enlistment:

September 22, 1914
Valcartier, Quebec

Son of Francis W. and Julia Knight, of Toronto, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 114 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

VIII. A. 24.

Location:

Warloy-Baillon is a village about 21 kilometres north-east of Amiens and 10 kilometres west of Albert. The WARLOY-BAILLON COMMUNAL CEMETERY is on the east side of the village and the EXTENSION is on the eastern side of the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram November 1914. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me.
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram August 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Toronto Telegram September 1916. Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Gravemarker
  • Group Photo– A photograph taken in the Fall of 1915 of N.C.O's of the 3rd (Toronto Regiment) Battalion near Ploegsteert Woods, Belgium. Company Sergeant Major Francis Knight, MM #9459 is the man sitting in the middle row left side with his friends.

From the Bob Richardson Collection

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