William McKnight was John Adams’ cousin, and served with the 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. He was killed near Ploegsteert Wood on 14/11/14. This was a quiet day in the area, and we have no further details of his death.
He has no known grave, but is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial.
William McKnight was from Drumhoney townland near Whitecross, not far from Lisadian.