John Knight
France - Somme - Chairman

Telephone: +33 321 15 37 70

Information: John Knight retired from corporate life two years ago and moved to the heart of the Somme Battlefield after 15 years of travelling backwards and forwards from the UK. Now working as a Battlefield Guide and running the Silent Picket Bed & Breakfast in Martinpuich, along with his wife Jennie, has ensured that his "retirement" is fulfilling. "Attending Western Front Association meetings in the UK helped us to broaden our knowledge." says John "Here on the Battlefields we can pass on that information illustrating it on the ground. We look forward to being a liaison point for WFA branches as they plan visits of their own."


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