Richard McKNIGHT

Regimental number2918
Place of birthCamden New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWang Wank, Nubiac, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, R McKnight, Wang-Wank, Nubiac, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 30 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row C, Grave No. 3), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Christina MCKNIGHT, Wang Wank, Nabiac, New South Wales. Native of Bringelly, New South Wales