Wilfred Albert Knight

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Private Wilfred Albert Knight
Life dates
10 Mar 1890 - 19 Oct 1974

He married Betsy Lee in 1925.

Unit or location Role Posted from until
Curry Mallet Patrol Patrol member 16 Oct 1943 03 Dec 1944
National ID
WPWZ 37/1

Farmer & Garage Proprietor

Thornfalcon Garage, Ash Cross, Taunton, Somerset. Telephone Henlade 205
Other information

He served as a Special Police officer during the war, and had to go to Taunton Police station regularly.

He lived at Ash Cross garage, the house was were the modern day patrol station kiosk is sited, and he was a blacksmith, mechanic, and had a smallholding, and he did ploughing around the area.

He did not serve in WW1 as he was a farmer near Creech St Michael.


TNA ref WO199/3390 & 3391

1939 Register

The Knight family