Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (J),
- 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 "J", 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 William Edgar James. 35723. 5th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 238861 12th Yeomanry Cyclist Battn. Killed 24 September 1918.
Born Swansea, Enlisted Swansea.
Buried MONTCORNET MILITARY CEMETERY.

Lance Corporal Leonard Marshall Jarman. 53198. 2nd Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 21786 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Nathan and Elizabeth Jarman, of 3, Staincross Terrace, Holbeck, Leeds. Killed 2 November 1918. Aged 27.
Born Wortley (Worcs), Enlisted Doncaster.
Buried BASRA WAR CEMETERY..

Private Harry Johnson. 42380. 5th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 183578 R F A. Husband of E. M. Johnson, of Field House, Woodley, Berks. Killed 28 March 1918. Aged 39.
Born Wordley (Berks), Enlisted Reading, Resided Wordley.
Buried NAMPS-AU-VAL BRITISH CEMETERY.
(Date of death in CWGC register stated as 28 March 1919).

Private John Thomas Johnson. 29975. 1st Battalion the East Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 16107 the Yorkshire Regiment. Foster son of Mrs. Jane Dunn, of 9, Coronation Terrace, Kirk Merrington, Ferryhill, Co. Durham. Killed 19 October 1918. Aged 25.
Born Ferryhill, Enlisted Ferryhill.
Commemorated Panel 4, VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL.

Private Sydney Johnson. 44271. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly TR/5/110352 87th T R Battn. Son of Mrs. Mary Johnson, of 35, Albermarle St., Boulevard, Hull. Died 26 October 1918. Aged 18.
Born Hull, Enlisted Hull.
Buried WORMS (HOCHHEIM HILL) CEMETERY.

Serjeant Frederick Conway Jones. 21614. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 2582 Manchester Regt. Died 3 November 1918.
Born Malvern (Worcs), Enlisted Ashton-Under-Lyne, Resided Stockport.
Commemorated on the KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
(Shown in the CWGC register as "Serjeant E Jones"; not shown in GH Gazette d/b)

Lance Corporal George Henry Jones. 32351. 2nd Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry, formerly 3/8373 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of George Elijah and Annie Jones, of Lambeth, London; husband of Matilda J. Jones, of 412, Rotherhithe New Rd., London. Served in the Burmese and South African Campaigns. Killed 24 November 1916. Aged 50.
Born Southwark, Enlisted Lichfield.
Buried DOULLENS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION No.1.

Private John William Jones. 49674. 2nd/5th Battalion the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment), formerly 6243 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 12 September 1918.
Born Hadley (Shropshire), Enlisted Salford, Resided Blackpool.
Buried RUYAULCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY.

Private Thomas Jones. 18518. 2nd Battalion Royal Munster Fusiliers, formerly 1855 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of William and Lavinia Jones. Killed 10 November 1918. Aged 28.
Born Westham (Essex), Enlisted Malton (Yorks).
Buried ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private William D Jones. 238010. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 2776 Royal Welsh Fus. Died 22 November 1918.
Born David, Enlisted Caernarvon, Resided Penmorfa (Portmadoc).
Commemorated on the MALBORK MEMORIAL.

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