Knights Hill, the Story of a Family in War Bill Knight

ISBN: 9781412036924

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Knights Hill, the Story of a Family in War  by  Bill Knight

Knights Hill, the Story of a Family in War by Bill Knight
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Knights Hill, The Story of a Family in War is a true tale of the contributions made by the children and grandchildren of Roy and Martha Knight. It is made unique by the courage and intrepidity shown in combat during World War II, The Korean War, TheMoreKnights Hill, The Story of a Family in War is a true tale of the contributions made by the children and grandchildren of Roy and Martha Knight. It is made unique by the courage and intrepidity shown in combat during World War II, The Korean War, The Viet Nam War and in response to the terrorist attack on the Kobar Towers in Saudi Arabia.This is a story of valor, duty and perseverance: of life as we lived it, with the integration of tragedy and joy, sadness and humor.

All seven brothers served in the military, five in combat and two others in the occupation of Japan and Germany. Three of the brothers were decorated with our nations hightest honors for gallantry. Jack, the oldest, received the Medal of Honor posthumously, along with the Purple Heart and in 1999, the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor presented by then Governor George W.

Bush to my sister, June. Curtis, in the same battle, earned the Silver Star and Purple Heart in their only battle of war, while taking the Burma Road from the Japanese. Roy, Jr., the sixth son, flying with a search and rescue commando squadron out of Thailand in 1967 received posthumously every medal for valor except the Medal of Honor. The courageous actions of Bryan, Roys son, during the Kobar Towers attack in 1996 is also part of the story.



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