Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
Saltburn and Marske-by-the-Sea
Saltburn and Marske-by-the-Sea (Saltburn) Cemetery includes 10 graves relating to both the First and Second World Wars. Of these graves, one is for a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment.
Saltburn Cemetery, with Private Downes' Family Headstone shown on the left.
(Photo : Richard Roberts <firstname.lastname@example.org>)
Private Arthur Banks Downes. 1151. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
Died at home 8 June 1915.
Born Saltburn (Yorks), Enlsited Redcar, Resided Saltburn.
Private Downes' grave is not marked by a CWG headstone, but by a family grave headstone as shown below.
Downes Family Headstone
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The inscription on the Downes Family headstone is as follows;-