Charles Frederick KNIGHT

KNIGHT, Charles Frederick

Service Number: 7948
Enlisted: 17 July 1915, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 5th Field Ambulance
Born: Beechworth, Victoria, 16 July 1892
Home Town: Broadford, Mitchell, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farrier/Blacksmith
Died: Died of Illness (war service related), Wangaratta, Victoria, 15 November 1939, aged 47 years
Cemetery: Beechworth Cemetery
Section E - Plot 50. He is buried with his wife Ivy Esther Jane Knight.
Memorials: Beechworth Shire WW1 Honour Roll
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World War 1 Service

17 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Melbourne, Victoria
5 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, 7948, 8th Infantry Brigade Train, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Corporal, 7948, 8th Infantry Brigade Train, HMAT Bakara, Melbourne
3 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Farrier Corporal, 7948, Australian Army Service Corps
13 Nov 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, 7948, 5th Field Ambulance

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Embarked with 8th Infantry Brigade Train

3/3/16 Transferred to Australian Army Service Corps

13/11/17 Transferred to 5th Australian Field Ambulance  

Hospitalised for Diptheria

Hospitalised for Influenza

Hospitalised for Asthma

Returned to Australia 20 May 1919