Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
St. Nicholas' Church
Right at the head of Bransdale, in the tiny hamlet of Cockayne, you can find the Church of St. Nicholas. There is a single War Grave in the cemetery, - still tended and looked after. The grave belongs to Colour Sergeant A P Wilson of the 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Details are below;-
200702 Col. Serjt. Alfred Percy Wilson, MSM
4th Battalion Yorkshire Regt.
Died 2 December 1918
Son of Thomas and Emma Wilson
of Great Ayton
Husband of Muriel Wilson
of the Old Parsonage, Bransdale.
(his grave is shown on the right)