1890 May 26. Born Portsea, Hants
1891 census at 13, Stafford Road, Portsea, Portsmouth
1901 census He is a boarder at 85, Buckingham Road, Brighton
1908 Mar 11. 2nd Hampshire; Rowland Lee Knight to be Second Lieutenant. .
1908 Apr 1. 1st Wessex Ammunition Column, 1st Wessex Brigade; Second Lieutenant Roland Lee Knight, from the 2nd Hampshire Royal Garrison Artillery (Volunteers), to be Second Lieutenant, with precedence as in the Volunteer Force.
1909 Mar 30. To be Lt, 2 Lt R L Knight in 1st Wessex Ammunition Column
1911 census at Hollington, Fareham.
1914.Nov 11 . The undermentioned to be temporary Second Lieutenants: Roland Lee Knight. His next of kin was his wife, Mrs RL Knight of Hollington, Fareham
1915 Dec 1. Promoted temp Captain.
1915 marries Emily Acomb in London
1920 May 26. Demobilised with address 9 Abbey Rd Mansions, London NW
1920 Sep 21. Joined ADRIC with service no. 606
1920 Nov 7 "Permitted to resign to take up government appointment"
1936 Oct/Dec died Hendon aged 46