FPB36. Sergeant A J Knight


Signed by Lt Col H A Hughes RLC

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BFPS No: 2696 Date of issue: 20/9/2002 SKU: FPB36 Category: Tags: , , , ,


Commissioned to commemorate the 85th Anniversary of the award of the Victoria Cross in 1917 to Sgt A J Knight, 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion , The London Regiment (Post Office Rifles). On the front of the cover a Terence Cuneo painting shows Sgt Knight in action. To the right of this is an image of a Victoria Cross medal.

A gold 1st class stamp has been cancelled by the unique BFPS 2696 Special Handstamp.

On the back of the cover is a summary of his action that won him the Victoria Cross. There is also an image of the 2nd/8th (City of London) Battalion badge.

Signed by Lt Col H A Hughes RLC, Commanding Officer of the British Forces Post Office.