Knowle Hospital Memorial 
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Date: 1914-1919, 1939-1945
Location: Knowle Village, nr Fareham, Hants
Country: United Kingdom
Notes: Gnr Herbert Bedford, RMA/8559 (RMR/B/532), HMS Hogue, died 22 Sep 1914; Pte Ernest William George Day, RMLI, PO/6628 (RMR/B/853), HMS Vicknor, died 13 Jan 1915. There are no RM casualties recorded for WW2. This new village is built around what was opened as the Hampshire County Lunatic Asulum in 1852 and subsequently renamed Knowle Mental Hospital in 1923 and Knowle Hospital in 1948. It finally closed in 1996.