Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
Morden Cemetery, Surrey
Morden Cemetery, in the North West corner of Morden Parish, is South of Raynes Park Station and East of Motspur Park Station. A Cross of Sacrifice is erected near the chapels in the middle of the cemetery and a Screen Wall records the names of those graves which are not marked by a headstone.
There are 271 graves from both World Wars, - 76 burials from the First World War and 195 from the Second.
One soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment is buried in this cemetery.
Private John William Seeley. 60239. 18th Battalion the Yorkshire
Regiment. Died at home 7 February 1919. Aged 42.
Born Barrow (Suffolk), Resided Wimbledon (London).
(Additional information : Son of Tom and Sarah Seeley, of Barrow, Bury St. Edmunds; husband of Evelyn May Seeley, of 84, Richmond Rd., Wimbledon, London.)
Photo by permission of "julia&keld".
Photo : Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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