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West Virginia Veterans Database Record Detail
Item Details: Record Id: 10554
War: WWII
Name: Ancil Warner Knight
Sex: M
Race: W
County: Doddridge
Community: Canton
Branch of Service: Army
Rank: 1st Lt
Service Number: O1168319
Date of Death: 1945/04/08
Place of Death: Germany
Cause of Death: KIA
Place of Burial: Netherlands American Cemetery
Unit: 400th FABN, 9th Armd. Div.
Date of Birth: 1921/05/30
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Ancil Knight
Mother: Blanche Gaskins Knight
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Date Added to Memorial:  1995
Source: American Battle Monuments Commission website - 2001; Clarksburg Daily Telegram 1945/05/27; birth index
Notes: He is on the memorial, but he didn't have a folder. He now has a folder - 2001; He entered service from Texas.; He is buried at the Netherlands American Cemetery, Margraten, Netherlands Plot: A Row: 7 Grave: 22; Silver Star, Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, Purple Heart
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