KNIGHT, Edwin Caleb Wardle

1906 - 1982

Edwin Caleb Wardle Knight, was born on 11 June 1906, son of William Augustus Knight and his wife Annie née Rumsey, who married at Croydon in 1900. Edwin was granted a temporary commission as chaplain 4th class to the Forces on 15 September 1933, 3rd class on 17 February 1948 and 2nd class on 1 June 1952. As Revd E. C. W. Knight, exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club in 1937 from St Albans Guest House, Oxford Road, Colchester, Essex, a watercolour 'Jerry, 5th Bn. Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards'. Edwin married in Surrey North East in 1945, Vera Joyce Coles (1914-16 April 2004). Edwin Knight was chaplain at the Royal Hospital School, Chelsea 1954-1958 and he died at North Walsham, Norfolk in 1982 and he and his wife were buried at St Mary's Church, Chiddingfold, Surrey.