Yorkshire Regiment War Graves, -
Thorne (St. Nicholas) Churchyard Extension
Thorne (St. Nicholas) Churchyard Extension contains 3 burials from the First World War and one from the Second World War.
One soldier who served with the Yorkshire Regiment is buried in this cemetery.
We are very grateful to Tony Brookes, of the Thorne-Moorends Town Council website for providing a photograph of this soldier's headstone. A further photograph, showing the headstone in the churchyard extension itself, can be found on the above website.
Private John Thomas Weldrake. 45248.
Additional information from Tony