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Soldiers of the Regiment

Regimental Rolls

Roll of Honour, King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment, First World War, 1914-1918 - Y - Z

Listing soldiers of the King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment who died during the First World War, 1914-1918.

 

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Lance corporal William Henry Yardley Number: 18492 Depot KO Died of pneumonia following gas 10 Jul 1918. MM Born: unknown Enlisted: unknown Commemorated: Buried in Manchester Southern Cemetery, UK

Private Fred Yates Number: 7076 1 KO Killed in action 26 Aug 1914 Born: Blackburn Enlisted: Lancaster Commemorated: La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, France

Private George Yates Number: 2178 1/5 KO Killed in action 15 Aug 1916 Born: Lancaster Enlisted: Lancaster Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme

Private James Yates Number: 14931 1/4 KO Killed in action 9 Apr 1918 Born: Bolton Enlisted: Darwen Commemorated: Buried in Vielle-Chapelle New Military Cemetery, France

Private Robert Yates Number: 27497 8 KO Killed in action 9 Apr 1917 Born: unknown Enlisted: Preston Commemorated: Arras Memorial, France

Private Sydney Yates Number: 29141 1/4 KO Killed in action 26 Apr 1918 formerly 59319 Liverpool Regiment Born: Edenfield Enlisted: Bury Commemorated: Loos Memorial, France

Private Thomas Yates Number: 18017 1 KO Killed in action 1 Jul 1916 Born: Preston Enlisted: Dalton Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme

Private Thomas Yates Number: 16976 2 KO Killed in action 8 May 1915 Born: Salmesbury, Lancashire Enlisted: Burnley Commemorated: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium

Private William Yates Number: 9973 2 KO Killed in action 8 May 1915 Born: Oldham Enlisted: Lancaster Commemorated: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Belgium

Lance Corporal William Yearsley Number: 19386 11 KO Died of wounds 14 Sep 1916 Born: Manchester Enlisted: Manchester Commemorated: Buried in Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery, France

Private Rodham Lilburn Yets Number: 40830 8 KO Killed in action 1 Oct 1918 Born: Gateshead Enlisted: Gateshead Commemorated: Buried in Masnieres British Cemetery, France

2nd Lieutenant Temporary Lieutenant David Yorke 2 KO Killed in action 17 Feb 1915 (at Zwartelen, near Zillebeke) Born: unknown Enlisted: unknown Commemorated: Buried in Perth Cemetery (China Wall), Belgium

Private Sidney Yorke Number: 23820 7 KO Killed in action 12 Jun 1917 formerly 23073 Suffolk Regiment Born: Northampton Enlisted: Wellingborough Commemorated: Buried in Oosttaverne Wood Cemetery, Belgium

Corporal Alfred Edward Young Number: 12063 1 KO Killed in action 23 Oct 1916 Born: Brixton Enlisted: Manchester Commemorated: Buried in Guards Cemetery (Lesboeufs), France

Private Arthur Young Number: 11578 6 KO Killed in action Gallipoli 13 Aug 1915 Born: Dewsbury Enlisted: Blackpool Commemorated: Helles Memorial, Turkey

Sergeant Charles Starkie Young Number: 34298 6 KO Died 15 Aug 1918 formerly 6313 Border Regiment Born: Whitehaven Enlisted: Carlisle Commemorated: Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq

Private Christopher Young Number: 14778 7 KO Killed in action 21 Jul 1916 Born: Ulverston Enlisted: Ulverston Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme

Private James William Young Number: 201671 1/4 KO Killed in action 20 Sep 1917 formerly 4442 Manchester Regiment Born: unknown Enlisted: Oldham Commemorated: Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium

Lieutenant (Temporary Captain) John Ferrers Harington Young 3 KO Killed in action 1 Jul 1916 (attached 1 KO, assault near Beaumont Hamel / Serre, the Somme) Born: unknown Enlisted: unknown Commemorated: Buried in Sucrerie Military Cemetery, France

Private Joseph Young Number: 15023 6 KO Killed in action 9 Apr 1916 Born: Newcastle-upon-Tyne Enlisted: Manchester Commemorated: Basra Memorial, Iraq

Private Robert Young Number: 22726 1 KO Killed in action 13 Oct 1916 Born: Shankhill, Antrim Enlisted: Belfast Commemorated: Buried in Guards Cemetery (Lesboeufs), France

Acting Sergeant Walter Young Number: 5891 1 KO Died of wounds 5 Apr 1915 DCM Born: Manchester Enlisted: Manchester Commemorated: Buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery, France

Acting Sergeant William Joseph Paul Young Number: 10053 1 KO Killed in action 12 Dec 1914 Born: Cardiff Enlisted: Lancaster Commemorated: Buried in Tancrez Farm Cemetery, Belgium

Private Eli Youngerman Number: 37965 1 KO Died of wounds 25 Oct 1918 Born: Manchester Enlisted: Bury Commemorated: Buried in St. Souplet British Cemetery, France
 

 

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