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Name Joseph Asquith Knaggs
Nick Name Joe Knaggs
Last Known Address Millers Hill, New Herrington, Sunderland.
Family Circumstances Bachelor. Son of Joseph and Jane Knaggs.

Unit of Service Royal Flying Corp. Royal Air Force.
Number and Rank 144047. Air Mechanic.
Date & Place of Death 30th January 1981. Aged 81. Ryhope General Hospital.
Grave Location
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Where Commemorated
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Details of any Medals, conflict, training or operations which the deceased had participated in during service.

France.

"Joe" was awarded the 1918 Victory Medal and the British War Medal 1914 - 1918.

 

Other general information. online links, images etc.

Joe was born at Laburnum Road Fulwell, Sunderland on the 13th August 1899.

In the 1911 Census he is recorded at living with his parents in Success Cottages in Fence Houses along with his elder sister Annie who was 2 years older.

 

Below: Joseph Knaggs.

 

Below: Joe's Medals.

 

Below: Joe's Birth Certificate.

Below: Joe's birth Certificate requisition for work.

 

Below: The 1911 Census summary and record.

 

Below: Joseph Knaggs

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Below: Joe's Pay Book.

 

Below:RFC/RAF Roll of service.

 

Below: Roll showing Service

 

Below: RFC / RAF history.

 

Below: Joe's Death certificate.

 

 

 

 


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