Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (B),
- Memorials / Graves Not Photographed
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The names below are of Soldiers who are listed in "Soldiers Died in The Great War", - Surname initials "B", as having served with the Yorkshire Regiment, and who lost their lives in the War.
The names below are of soldiers who are listed in "Soldiers Died in The Great War" as having served with the Yorkshire Regiment, and who lost their lives in the War. The names shown are for men for whom we do not currently have a photograph showing an associated memorial or their grave. When we are able to obtain a suitable photograph of a memorial or a grave, then the details of the soldier will be removed from this page and his details will be found on the page set up to illustrate the appropriate memorial or grave.
Private Harry Bagley. 8440. 6th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
Son of Thomas and A. Bagley, of Otterington Cottage, Northallerton, Yorks;
husband of Eva Bagley, of 32, Brunswick St., York. Died of wounds 25 March
1916. Aged 28.
Born Northallerton, Enlisted Richmond, Resided York.
Buried ISMAILIA WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY.
Company Serjeant Major Ernest Harry Bailey.
124781. 222nd Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly
8723 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 27 October 1918.
Born Walworth (Surrey), Enlisted Stratford (Essex).
Commemorated KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
Private Frederick Baker. 243744. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire
Regiment. Killed 27 May 1918.
Born Great Bridge (Staffs), Enlisted West Bromwich.
Buried MONTCORNET MILITARY CEMETERY.
Private George Barnett. 201197. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire
Regiment. Son of George Hall Barnett and Alice Barnett, of 5, Diamond
Place, Coldbath Rd., Harrogate. Killed 9 October 1918. Aged 23.
Born Northallerton, Enlisted Harrogate.
Buried NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY.
Private Arthur Barran. 22079. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
Husband of Florence Barran, of 3, Rook St., Highfield Lane, Keighley,
Yorks. Died 12 June 1916. Aged 35.
Born Keighley (Yorks), Enlisted Keighley.
Buried CAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY.
Private William Beecroft. 27531. 10th Battalion the Yorkshire
Regiment. Son of Sylvester and Amelia Ann Beecroft, of Bradford, Yorks.
Killed 4 October 1916. Aged 26.
Born Bradford, Enlisted Bradford.
Buried ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.
Private Thomas Belford.
40018. 2nd Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers, formerly
23465 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 21 March 1918.
Born Suncroft (Co. Kildare), Enlisted Curragh, Resided Ballysax.
Buried HEATH CEMETERY, HARBONNIERES.
Private Harold Bell. 38000. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
Killed 31 October 1918.
Born York, Enlisted Flaxton (Yorks).
Buried HALLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY.
Private Herbert Alfred Bennett. 35745. 5th Battalion the Yorkshire
Regiment, formerly 238810 12th Yeomanry Cyclist Battn. Glos. Regt. Son
of Arthur R. and Clara Bennett, of 24, Morley Square, Bishopston, Bristol.
Killed 6 August 1918. Aged 19.
Born Bristol, Enlisted Bristol, Resided Bishopston.
Buried NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY.
Private Norman Stanley Bennett.
58442. 21st Battalion the Manchester Regiment, formerly
60970 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of John Bennett, of 9, Derwent
St., West Stanley, Co. Durham. Killed 11 December 1918. Aged 20.
Born West Stanley (Durham), Enlisted Newcastle-on-Tyne, Resided Stanley.
Buried ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN.
Private David Benson.
122848. 47th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly
45417 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 23 March 1918.
Born Trummerymoira (Co. Down), Enlisted Stockton-on-Tees.
Buried METZ-EN-COUTURE COMMUNAL CEMETERY BRITISH EXTENSION.
Private Albert Toulon Blake.
63248. 2nd Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's
Own), formerly 2748 Yorkshire Regiment.
Husband of E. E. Blake, of 7, Portland Rd., West Green Rd., South Tottenham,
London. Killed 12 October 1918. Aged 27.
Born Paddington, Enlisted Mill Hill, Resided Tottenham.
Buried DOUAI BRITISH CEMETERY, CUINCY.
Private Joseph Baird Blakeney.
325232. 15th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's
Own), formerly 204307 Yorkshire Regiment.
Son of Joseph and the late Jane Blakeney, of Cleator Moor, Cumberland;
husband of Catharine Blakeney, of 4, Victoria Avenue, Wallsend-on-Tyne.
Killed 14 July 1918.
Born Cleater Moor (Cumberland), Enlisted Wallsend-on-Tyne.
Buried NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY.
Sapper Thomas Bowmer.
312850. Royal Engineers (Inland Water Transport), formerly
11126 Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Thomas and Isabella Bowmer,
of 31, Seventh St., Wallsend-on-Tyne; husband of Ivy Bowmer, of 283, Station
Rd., Wallsend. Killed 24 September 1918. Aged 28.
Born Newcastle-on-Tyne (Northumberland), Enlisted Richmond (Yorks).
Buried TARANTO TOWN CEMETERY EXTENSION.
Private Jack Brett.
144834. 17th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly
87255 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 15 June 1918.
Born Nottingham, Enlisted Nottingham.
Buried BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT.
Private Willie Brook.
28468. 1st/5th Battalion The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, formerly
48502 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 31 August 1918.
Born Huddersfield (Yorks), Enlisted Halifax (Yorks), Resided Huddersfield.
Buried LIGNY-SUR-CANCHE BRITISH CEMETERY.
Private Ernest Clifford Browning.
3304. 58th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly
20658 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 11 August 1918.
Born Highbridge (Somerset), Enlisted Swindon.
Commemorated Panel 10, VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL.
Private Timothy Burke. 33910. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment.
Son of Patrick and Margaret Burke, of Market Place, Skibbereen. Died 27
May 1918. Aged 34.
Born Skibbereen (Cork), Enlisted Kinsale, Resided Skibbereen.
Buried HAMBURG CEMETERY.