Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
Clare Cemetery, Suffolk

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Clare Cemetery is located off the High Street in Clare. It is reached by a narrow gated lane whose entrance is almost opposte the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul. The cemetery contains 3 burials from the First World War and 2 from the Second World War.

One of the burials is that of a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment.

Private William George Mizen. 33350.
Private William George Mizen. 33350.
6th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 4416 Suffolk Regiment. Son of William and Lily Mizen; husband of Jessie Jay (formerly Mizen), of Farmers Farm, Stoke-by-Clare (Suffolk).
Died 10 May 1921. Aged 25.
Enlisted Bury St. Edmunds, Resided Clare (Suffolk).

Photo : Russell Edwards

The photo of William Mizen's headstone is shown on the Roll of Honour website page for Clare, Suffolk, and Russell Edwards has kindly allowed us to use his photo.

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