Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (C),
- 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 "C", 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 Norman Caines. 48085. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 5/27333 7th T R Battn. Son of Ezra and Clara Caines, of Hatfield Hall Farm, Outwood, Wakefield. Yorks. Killed 22 March 1918. Aged 19.
Born Outwood, Enlisted Wakefield.
Buried SAVY BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private John William Carr. 13642. 7th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 13 May 1917.
Born Gateshead (Durham), Enlisted Sunderland, Resided Blackhall Colliery (Durham).
Buried AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Joshua Carrack. G/14656. 7th Battalion The Buffs (East Kent Regiment), formerly 35345 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 22 August 1918.
Enlisted Leeds (Yorks ), Resided Newtown (Leeds - Yorks).
Buried ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private John Carroll. 23553. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 27 January 1917.
Born Bradford, Enlisted Hull.
Buried BRAY MILITARY CEMETERY.

Serjeant Laurence Cautley, MM. 12363. 8th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of William Henry and Margaret Holmes Cautley, of 1, George St., Hedon, Hull. Killed 29 October 1918. Aged 23.
Born Hedon (Yorks), Enlisted Hull, Resided Hedon.
Buried STAGLIENO CEMETERY, GENOA.

Private William Chambers. 40757. 23rd (Tyneside Scottish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 27478 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 26 August 1917.
Born Bradford, Enlisted Halifax.
Buried TEMPLEUX-LE-GUERARD COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private John Alexander Chappell. 35581. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 3813 Royal Berks Regt. Killed 25 September 1918.
Born Almondsbury, Enlisted Abingdon, Resided Wantage (Berks).
Buried GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Arthur Chilton. 57275. 12th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment, formerly 26032 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Alexander Law and Mary Ann Chilton, of 207, Great Horton Rd., Bradford, Yorks. Killed 8 November 1918.Aged 23.
Born Bradford (Yorks), Enlisted Shipley (Yorks), Resided Bradford (Yorks).
Buried HERINNES COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

Private Percy Chilvers. 203399. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of George William and Louisa Chilvers; husband of Florence May Chilvers, of 20, Heathfield Gardens, Chiswick, London. Killed 24 September 1918.Aged 32.
Born Shepherds Bush (London), Enlisted Chiswick.
Buried GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Alfred Clark. 8432. 6th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 2 September 1915.
Born Westminster (London), Enlisted London.
Buried ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY.

Private Joseph Clark. 30638. 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 29071 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 25 July 1918.
Born Leeds, Enlisted Leeds.
Buried HAUTMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

Private Robert Clark. 10962. 6th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 14 August 1915.
Born Waldridge Fell (Durham), Enlisted Durham, Resided Sacriston (Durham).
Buried ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY.

Lance Corporal George Sydney Clarke. 40156. 1st Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 28026 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Thomas William and Ada Clarke, of 21, East View, Meadowfield, Browney Colliery, Durham. Killed 14 July 1918. Aged 23.
Born Malton (Yorks), Enlisted Durham.
Buried COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY.

Private George William Clarke. 235458. 9th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment, formerly 24489 the Yorkshire Regiment. Nephew of Margaret E. Clarke, of South View, Horsehouse, Middleham. Yorkshire. Killed 15 June 1918. Aged 24.
Born Horsehouse (Yorks), Enlisted Leyburn (Yorks), Resided Middleham (Yorks).
Buried GRANEZZA BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Job Clarke. 5989. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 8 December 1914.
Born Leicester, Enlisted Leicester, Resided Richmond (Yorks).
Buried HAMBURG CEMETERY.

Private John William Clayton. 25593. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 21 July 1917.
Born Islington (London), Enlisted Halifax, Resided Sowerby Bridge.
Buried FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND.

Private Daniel Cleary. 7974. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Peter and the late Charlotte Cleary. Killed 12 September 1916. Aged 20.
Born Thornaby-on-Tees, Enlisted Middlesbrough.
Buried ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

Private James Cliff. 61000. 8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own), formerly 42757 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Joseph and Teresa Cliff, of 8, Ascot Place, East End Park, Leeds. Killed 20 July 1918. Aged 19.
Born East Leeds (Yorks), Enlisted Leeds.
Buried MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Granville Douglas Cobb, DCM. 39863. 9th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment, formerly 23074 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 18 October 1918.
Born Urmston (Lancs), Enlisted Preston.
Buried SERAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Lance Corporal William Cockburn. 40759. 23rd (Tyneside Scottish) Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 17296 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of the late John and Dorothy Cockburn, of Elyhaugh, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland. Killed 2 May 1917. Aged 22.
Born Morpeth (Northumberland), Enlisted Morpeth.
Buried COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY.

Private George Coe. 34393. 2nd/5th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment), formerly 46548 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Richard and Margaret Coe, of Queen St., Grange Villa, Co. Durham; husband of Esther Coe, of 8, Urpeth Terrace, High Hold, Pelton, Co. Durham. Killed 12 September 1918. Aged 25.
Born Backworth (Northumberland), Enlisted Chester-le-Street (Durham).
Commemorated Panel 6, VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL.

Serjeant Martin Collins. 7740. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Henry and the late Bridget Collins; husband of Margaret Collins, of 8, Cotts Terrace, Utley, Keighley, Yorks. Killed 18 October 1916. Aged 31.
Born Keighley (Yorks), Enlisted Bradford, Resided Keighley.
Buried A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS.

Lance Corporal George James Colman. 12162. 7th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, attached to Depot. Son of James Mark and Louisa Colman, of 1, Edmonton Villas, Ceylon St., Marfleet, Hull. Died at home 17 November 1915. Aged 23.
Born Latchford (Chester), Enlisted Hull, Resided Marfleet (Hull).
Buried MARFLEET (ST. GILES) CHURCHYARD.

Private Horace Colman. 39475. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly (8677) Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Colman, of King's Lynn, Norfolk. Died 8 August 1919. Aged 37.
Commemorated KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
(Medal Rolls Index card shows that he had been a Serjeant in the Royal Dublin Fusiliers).

Private William Colman. 3/9286. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Died 15 October 1915.
Born Lambeth, Enlisted Lambeth, Resided Vauxhall (London).
Buried NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY.

Private Charles W Cooke. 8944. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Died 1 September 1919.
Commemorated KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.

Private Ralph Henry Cooke. 201103. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Elizabeth A. Cooke, of 1, George St., Summertown, Oxford, and the late John Henry Cooke. Killed 22 March 1918. Aged 20.
Enlisted Northallerton, Resided Summertown.
Buried ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Serjeant George Cornford. 24262. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 10 September 1918.
Born Brighton, Enlisted Rawalpindi (India), Resided Rawalpindi.
Buried AMARA WAR CEMETERY.

Private George Coultate. 8643. 9th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 22 May 1915.
Born Northampton, Enlisted Leeds.
Buried BARLIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Innes Charles Craigen. 203214. 1st/4th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 3193 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of James and Mary Craigen; husband of Mabel Eastgate Craigen, of 15, St. Mary's Crescent, Wheatley, Doncaster. Born at Cambridge. Killed 15 December 1917. Aged 25.
Enlisted Bridlington.
Buried PASSCHENDAELE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Alfred Craven. 59034. 1st Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 61068 the Yorkshire Regiment. Brother of Clara Jane Craven, of Newton-on-Derwent, Elvington, York. Killed 8 November 1918. Aged 26.
Born Newton-on-Derwent, Enlisted Pocklington.
Buried DOURLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private William Cromwell. 33927. 5th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly S/4090264 R A S C. Son of Samuel and Annie Cromwell, of Dublin, Republic of Ireland; husband of Bridget Cromwell, of 8 Healy St., Dublin. Killed 21 September 1918. Aged 24.
Born Phipsborough (Dublin), Enlisted Dublin.
Buried MONTCORNET MILITARY CEMETERY.

Private Thomas William Cronk. 1633. 1st/4th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment, attached to the 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 10 September 1916.
Born Hull, Enlisted Hull.
Buried GORRE BRITISH AND INDIAN CEMETERY.

Private Patrick Leo Cullen. 39103. 32nd Bde. Machine Gun Corps, formerly 11112 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of J. M. and Ellen Cullen, of Bishop Auckland. Killed 2 October 1916. Aged 25.
Born Bishop Auckland, Enlisted South Shields.
Buried CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY, CONTAY.

Private Frank Cunnington. 202318. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 4501 Northants Regt. Died 30 June 1918.
Born Northampton, Enlisted Aldwinckle (Thrapston).
Buried HAMBURG CEMETERY.

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