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KNIGHT, ROLAND ANTHONY LEE, DFC

Service:Royal Air Force
Service Number:37772
Rank:Squadron Leader
Date of Death:27 September 1941
Decorations:Distinguished Flying Cross

Citations

Distinguished Flying Cross:
This officer has shown great personal courage and sound leadership in sweeps over enemy territory. By his dash and consistent courage Flight Lieutenant Knight has set an example to his flight. He has destroyed at least three enemy aircraft and damaged others.

Burial Details

Cemetery:DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY
Grave:Plot 2 Row 2 Grave 35.

External Links

The London Gazette - Distinguished Flying Cross Citation (5 August 1941)

Record updated on 17 April 2018.


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