Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
(Durham Road) Cemetery

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Houghton-le-Spring (Durham Road) Cemetery contains 27 Commonwealth burials of the First and Second World Wars. 1 of the graves is that of a soldier who served with the Yorkshire Regiment.

There is a small plot for War Graves from the Second World War, but the First World War burials are scattered throughout the cemetery.

A view of Houghton-le-Spring (Durham Road) CemeteryA view of Houghton-le-Spring (Durham Road) Cemetery
(Photo : Norman Cummings, <norman_cummings@hotmail.co.uk>)

Private Albert Edward Moss. 13711.
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Private Albert Edward Moss. 13711. 9th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of George W. and Mary A. Moss, of 14, Sunniside South, Houghton-le-Spring. Died at home 24 July 1916. Aged 24.
Born Houghton-le-Spring, Enlisted Houghton-le-Spring, Resided Fencehouses.

Photo of Private Moss's headstone by
Norman Cummings, <norman_cummings@hotmail.co.uk>

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