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Knight, Archibald Roland (Roland) (1891–1915)

TROOPER ARCHIBALD ROLAND KNIGHT

From Power Street, Hawthorn,  he worked for the ES & A Bank before joining the 8th Light Horse. He was one of three MCC members killed in the charge at The Nek on August 7, 1915. He is commemorated at the Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli. A notice in The Argus described him as "The staunchest pal that ever lived. He died, as he lived, playing the game".
 

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  • Melbourne Cricket Club Honour Roll 1914-1918, 1998, p 12

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'Knight, Archibald Roland (Roland) (1891–1915)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, http://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/knight-archibald-roland-roland-24360/text33105, accessed 27 February 2020.

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