William Henry RIPPINGTON Moir E RIPPINGTON Christopher A RIPPINGTON Anne Moir WATSON Florence Lilian N MCGILL Mini tree diagram
Kings Royal Rifle Corps during World War 2

Kings Royal Rifle Corps during World War 2

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1917 - 27th May 19411

Life History


Born in Fulham, Middlesex, London


Married Anne Moir WATSON in Wandsworth, Surrey, London

Name: John S Rippington to Anne M Watson
Spouse Surname: Watson
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1937
Registration district: Wandsworth
Registration county (inferred): Surrey
Volume Number: 1d
Page Number: 1919


Birth of daughter Moir E RIPPINGTON in Surrey North Eastern Registration District


Birth of son Christopher A RIPPINGTON in Surrey North Eastern Registration District

between 1939 and 1945

Military in Star Medal

between 1939 and 1945

Military in War Medal


Buried in Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete, Greece

27th May 1941

Died in Middle East.1

Other facts


Military in 6849707, 9th (1st Bn. The Rangers) Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps - Riflem


  • Name: John S Rippington
    Mother's Maiden Surname: Mcgill
    Date of Registration: Apr May Jun 1917
    Registration district: Fulham
    Registration county: Greater London
    Volume Number: 1a
    Page Number: 454
  • Name: John Rippington
    Given Initials: J S
    Rank: Rifleman
    Death Date: 27 May 1941
    Number: 6849707
    Birth Place: London SW
    Residence: London SW
    Branch at Enlistment: Infantry
    Theatre of War: Middle East
    Regiment at Death: King's Royal Rifle Corps
    Branch at Death: Infantry
  • Rifleman John Sidney Rippington
    Birth:  unknown
    Death:  May 27, 1941
    King's Royal Rifle Corps
    Note: 6849707
    Suda Bay War Cemetery
    Crete, Greece
    Plot: 3. D. 8.
    Created by: International Wargraves ...
    Record added: Apr 17, 2007
    Find A Grave Memorial# 18993117
  • War Memorial All Saints' Church, South Wimbledon
    Rippington, John, S.  Rifleman - 6849707 9th Batt. King's Royal Rifles
    Died 27/05/41 Aged 24
    Commemorated at Suda Bay War Cemetery, Crete


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