Knight Lawrence Douglas A/Cpl 4468439

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Name Knight Lawrence Douglas
Army number 4468439
Rank A/Cpl
Date of birth Born Darlington 1922/23.
Age 21
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served Iceland? Return to the Battalion requested 1/4/1944. Served Normandy. KILLED in ACTION 11/6/1944 - thought to be with 10th Bn DLI. (DLI Enlistment Book and the DLI Roll of Honour give date of death as 11/7/1944).
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 11-Jun-44
Home address Resident of Darlington. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Knight, of Darlington, Co. Durham. Buried Grave IV. D. 2. Tilly-sur-Seulles War Cemetery.
Source table 10DLI