Roll of Honour

Roll of Honour

Knight, John Burton

Rank: Flying Officer

Regiment: Royal Air Force

Biography: Son of A. Knight, Hampton Wick, Middlesex ; born Hampton Wick, 1921 ; educated at Hampton Grammar School. In 1940 he entered the Royal Air Force and attended a Cadets' course at the University. He trained as a Navigator in Canada and was then attached to Bomber Command. On 28 December 1943 he lost his life off Northern Ireland while taking part in special anti-submarine tactics.

Date of Death: 28 December 1943

Burial Details: Name recorded on Runnymede Memorial, Panel 125

Publication: Roll of Remembrance. Published 1952.

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