Capt Roland Lee Knight, ASC

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


WO 339/19572