Watson, Sydney

(1888 - 1917)

War Service:
Rifleman Watson, Sydney S/9559 7th Battalion Rifle Brigade was killed in action, aged 29, on the 26 August 1917.

He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial [Panel 145 to 147] to those who died at Ypres, Belgium.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the memorials at Christ Church, Lee and the Lee Church of England School.

He was born in the autumn of 1888 in the Lewisham RD and he was the fourth son of Alice Amelia Watson, of 41, Church Street, Lee


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