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Pvt Jerome J Knight
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1910
Dudley
Laurens County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1944
Florence
Toscana, Italy

Jerome was the fifth of seven children of Walter and Minnie Knight. He was born in Laurens, County, Georgia and the family moved to Fitzgerald, Georgia in the early 1920's.

Jerome lived in Prince George's County, Maryland, when he enlisted in the service on August 24, 1943. He was married to Bonnie Franklin Knight from Clarkesville, Georgia and they had two sons, Richard and Brian. Jerome was killed in action in Italy during World War II. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Reuben Walter Knight (1876 - 1926)
  Minnie Priscilla Blewster Knight (1880 - 1962)
 
 Spouse:
  Bonnie Franklin Knight (1910 - 1961)
 
 Siblings:
  Blewster Knight (1901 - 1932)*
  Benjamin Franklin Knight (1904 - 1982)*
  Martha Thelma Knight Fletcher (1905 - 1996)*
  Lon Bishop Knight (1908 - 1998)*
  Jerome J Knight (1910 - 1944)
  Edward Monroe Knight (1913 - 1982)*
  Mary Annie Knight Ritch (1916 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Florence American Cemetery and Memorial
Florence
Provincia di Firenze
Toscana, Italy
 
Maintained by: Charles Mansfield Thomas...
Originally Created by: CWGC/ABMC
Record added: Aug 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56364672
Pvt Jerome J Knight
Added by: Charles Mansfield Thomas IV
 
Pvt Jerome J Knight
Added by: Charles Mansfield Thomas IV
 
Pvt Jerome J Knight
Added by: Charles Mansfield Thomas IV
 
 
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