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Edward Knight's Family

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Wyndham Charles Knight, Sir [4]
Born November 30th 1863.
Baptized at Chawton, January 19th 1864.
Educated at Cheltenham.
Enter the Worcestershire Regiment, 1883.
Captain, I.S.C. (later Indian Army) 1894.
Mohmand Expedition 1897.
Tirah Expedition 1897–1898, as Provost Marshal. Mentioned in despatches. India General Service medal (1895–1902) with bar 'Punjab Frontier, 1897–98'.
Brevet Major, 1900.
Served in South Africa, 1900–1902. D.S.O., twice mentioned in despatches, Queens Medal with five bars, King's medal with two bars.
D.A.A.G. 8th Division, India 1904–1908.
Lieut-Colonel, 1909.
Commandant, 4th Indian Cavalry, 1910–1912.
Brevet Colonel, 1912.
General Staff Officer, Army H.Q. India 1912–1915.
Colonel, 1914.
Brig.Com. And Embarkation Cmdt. Bombay 1915–1917.
Major-General, 1917.
A.D.C. to His Majesty King George V 1912–1917.
Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) 1902.
Companion of the Order of the Bath (C.B.Mil.) 1916.
Companion of the Order of the Star of India (C.S.I.) 1917.
Knight Commander of the Order of the Indian Empire (K.C.I.E.) ...

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