Richard Knight - Guide

Since 1984 Dickie has been involved with military history after listening to many WW1 stories from his grandfather who served in the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers from 1913 - 1919. In 1986 he joined the Royal Anglian Regiment TA. Dickie runs a military Living History group who portray the British Soldier of WW1 and WW2 participating with educational displays to the public and schools.

Dickie is a Specialist Military Extra for TV / Films and has participated in many productions, eg. ‘The Somme, from Defeat to Victory’, ‘Private Peaceful’, ‘Downton Abbey’, ‘The Sainsbury's WW1 Christmas advert’ to name but a few.

Dickie is a member of our ITG Realties of War guide team.

Fields of Expertise:

First World War, Living History, Development of Warfare