Published By Ben Hillidge
KNOCKIN, Shropshire Village standing on the river Severn 5.5 miles south east of Oswestry.
See also Knockin War Memorial
St Mary’s Rectory Captain Edward W Walker, 1/7 Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Address for probate given as Hampton Road, Oswestry
2 Whip Lane (Osbaston) & Heath Wain Cottage Private 10763, Bertie Annum, 5 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Born Liverpool, then Foundry Yard, Bridgnorth later boarding in Oswestry 9, Leg Street.
Thorns Road Private 21927 Reginald Archer, 118 Machine Gun Company. Parents home circa 1914 Reginald born Knottingley, and moved with his parents to Wakefield and Cambridgeshire. Reginald stayed in Cambridge when his parents moved to 36 York Street Oswestry.