Second-Lieutenant George Knight

Otago Infantry Battalion

George and his brothers, Herbert and Douglas all enlisted during the war. Herbert was killed at Gallipoli and it was George who had to tell his family the news. A well-liked and respected officer, George had recently received a promotion when he led his men in the attack on Bellevue Spur.


George Knight, Portrait from In Memoriam, 1914-1918 [Wanganui Collegiate School], 1919[?], Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira.

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