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William Albert Knisley

In memory of:

Corporal William Albert Knisley

April 2, 1902


Wolmaransstad, South Africa

Military Service


Service Number:

243

Age:

26

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Mounted Rifles

Citation(s):

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Additional Information


Son of Mr. H. Knisley, Selkirk, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 22 of the South African War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

OTTOSDAL GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE
South Africa

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

Coming in on the R507, turn at Boschpan sign (Visser Street) cemetery about 1.5 km on right. The Canadian graves are located in the center rear of the cemetery.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of William A. Knisley– Corporal W. A. Knisley DCM
Royal Canadian Dragoons
  • Ottosdal Memorial
  • Gravemarker
  • Gravemarker (photo 2)
  • Memorial
  • Memorial– Knisley Memorial
This memorial dedicated to W.A. Knisley is located at Cayuga, ON
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Grave Marker– Kinsley Memorial
This memorial is inscribed with two names of the Haldiman's Sons Killed in The South African War.
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding
  • Memorial– Knisley Memorial
This memorial was re-dedicated by the Royal Canadian Dragoons in the year 2000.
Photo courtesy of Thomas L. Skelding

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