Debt of Honour Register
In Memory of


Gunner 1153805
66 Medium Regt., Royal Artillery

who died on Tuesday 9 October 1945 . Age 21 .

Son of William Henry Knapp, and of Rose
Knapp, of Herne Hill, London.

Grave or Reference Panel Number:II. F. 2.

Location:The War Cemetery is in the locality of Adegliacco in the Commune of Tavagnacco, Province of Udine. The town of Udine is about 101 kilometres North-East of Venice. Take the SS13 running north from Udine towards Tarvisio. At 5.5 kilometres from Udine a turning will be seen on the left, opposite to the turning to the village of
Adegliacco. The cemetery is a short distance down this road and is visible from the SS13.
Visiting Information:The cemetery is permanently open and may be visited anytime.
Historical Information:Udine was entered by troops of the 6th Armoured Division on the 1st May 1945. Burials in the cemetery include casualties from the last few days of the war in Italy, some earlier prisoner-of-war and air force casualties, and later garrison
burials and burials from 70 British General Hospital, which was at Udine from May 1945 for several months. There are now 414, 1939-45 war casualties commemorated in this site. Of these, 14 are unidentified. There is also one special memorial in the cemetery,
commemorating a soldier of the 1914-1918 war who was buried at the time in Versa Communal Cemetery, but whose grave is now lost; it bears the text "Their glory shall not be blotted out".


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