The Corps of Royal Engineers

(1923 - 2016)

Picture of Charles Knowles.


Sapper Charles Knowles 14277603. Port Floating Equipmemt Company RE.
Served at Arromanches on Mulberry B from 9 June 1944. Born Beswick, Manchester 1 November 1923.Husband, Father, Grandad and Greatgrandad


Added by: Matthew Lucas on 17 March 2017.




Denis Bardsley writes [17th April 2017]:

A real family man and a credit to all who met him, after the war he was a butcher until he retired still missed.



Matthew Lucas writes [11th April 2017]:

Very proud to have been your grand nephew. Always in our hearts Charlie



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"To maintain the objects of the Association by promoting and supporting the Corps, affording assistance to its members and their dependants, and making donations to Army charities"

The Royal Engineers Association was formed under the conditions of a Deed of Declaration of Trust by the amalgamation of the original Royal Engineers Association and the Royal Engineers Benevolent Fund Ltd on 19 November 1968.

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