MBrockway Posted 3 June , 2016 Share Posted 3 June , 2016 Have today come across an unusually named chap amongst the KRRC Fallen. His CWGC record ... RIVETT, SYDNEY HARBOURRank: RiflemanService No: R/16960Date of Death: 04/08/1917Age: 19Regiment/Service: King's Royal Rifle Corps, 13th Bn.Grave Reference: I. D. 6.Cemetery: DERRY HOUSE CEMETERY NO.2Additional Information: Son of James and Mary J. Rivett, of 4, Short Rd., Walthamstow, London. The GRR states 'KRRC att. MGC' SDGW has ... RIVETT, Sidney Harbour born Barnsbury, Middx. enlisted Walthamstow, Essex K.i.A. all other details same as CWGC Surely the parents chose this name conscious of the humour? Anyone fancy checking the census to see if they had any other children with unusual names? Whatever, he is still remembered Mark Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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