Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (P),
- 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 "P", 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 H Palmer. 41453. Labour Corps, formerly 41475 17th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Frank Palmer, of 2, St. Kilda Rd., West Ealing, London. Died 2 March 1919.
Buried ST. POL BRITISH CEMETERY, ST. POL-SUR-TERNOISE.
(Not shown in SDGW)

Corporal Arthur Harold Parker. 203469. 1st/4th Battalion York and Lancaster Regiment, formerly 2534 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Richard Baynes Parker and E. A. Parker, of 13, St. Peter's St., Norton, Malton. Yorks. Killed 9 October 1917. Aged 21.
Enlisted Malton (Yorks).
Buried COMBLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private George Parker. 30670. 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 44903 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 24 August 1918.
Born South Shields, Enlisted South Shields.
Buried QUEENS CEMETERY, BUCQUOY.

Private F Parkinson. 4379665. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Parkinson, of Huddersfield. Buried in Trimulgherry Cantonment Cemetery. Died 14 March 1921. Aged 21.
Commemorated on Face 12 of the MADRAS 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL, CHENNAI.

Private William Parr. 8339. 7th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 23501 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Mrs. Clara Parr, of 21, Hillhouse Rd., Fartown, Huddersfield. Killed 9 July 1917. Aged 22.
Born Huddersfield, Enlisted Huddersfield.
Buried LEVEL CROSSING CEMETERY, FAMPOUX.
(SDGW gives Regtl No as 28339; CWGC register lists him as Private Willie Parr)

Private James Parsons. 23503. 5th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 14 August 1918.
Born Little Smeeton (Yorks), Enlisted Pontefract, Resided Moorthorpe.
Buried GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

Private Wallace Lyon Paterson. 325250. 15th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own), formerly 204479 the Yorkshire Regiment. Husband of Jessie Paterson (formerly Tarrant), of 63, Wharncliffe St., Newcastle-on-Tyne. Killed 10 August 1918. Aged 23.
Enlisted Gateshead, Resided Newcastle-on-Tyne.
Buried COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY.

Private William Arthur Patrick. 6135. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of William and Catherine Beatrice Patrick, of Stone House, Geddington, Kettering. Killed 21 December 1916. Aged 24.
Born Geddington (Northampton), Enlisted Kettering, Resided Geddington.
Buried CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY, CONTAY.

Sapper Thomas Patton. 82220. 170th Tunnelling Coy.Royal Engineers, formerly 17519 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 13 August 1915.
Born Wingate (Co. Durham), Enlisted North Shields (Northumberland).
Buried CAMBRIN MILITARY CEMETERY.

Private Cyril Pearson. 23035. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Willie and Ellen Pearson, of 40, Manchester Rd., Huddersfield. Killed 29 April 1917. Aged 20.
Born Lowestoft (Norfolk), Enlisted Huddersfield.
Buried FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND.

Private Joseph Pearson. 53603. 9th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 40759 West Riding Regt. Son of Sam and Ann Pearson; husband of Elizabeth Pearson, of 20, Temperance St., Wyke, Bradford. Killed 24 October 1918. Aged 30.
Born Bradford, Enlisted Bradford, Resided Wyke.
Buried ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Percy Pearson. 43595. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 27083 8th T R Battn. Killed 4 June 1918.
Born Sheriff Hill (Durham), Enlisted Jarrow, Resided Hebburn Colliery.
Buried MONTCORNET MILITARY CEMETERY.

Private Thomas Ridley Peart. 29801. 2nd/6th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment, formerly 27284 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 24 October 1918.
Born Newborough (Northumberland), Enlisted Hexham (Northumberland), Resided Fourstones (Northumberland).
Buried CRUCIFIX CEMETERY, VENDEGIES-SUR-ECAILLON.

Private Thomas Pett. 57339. 2nd Battalion Durham Light Infantry, formerly 6004 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 16 July 1918.
Enlisted Manchester.
Buried HAMBURG CEMETERY.

Private Charles Phillips. 235454. 8th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 7539 Northumberland Fus. Killed 29 October 1918. Aged 40.
Born Piccadilly (London), Enlisted Kennington (London).
Buried TEZZE BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Percy Phillips. 332579. 9th (Glasgow Hds.) Bn Highland Light Infantry, formerly 27033 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Phillips, of Hunslet, Leeds. Killed 11 April 1918. Aged 21.
Born Leeds (Yorks), Enlisted Leeds.
Buried NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private George Poole. 29443. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 28626 Notts & Derby Regt. Killed 26 July 1917.
Born Stafford, Enlisted Hednesford, Resided Stafford Road (Cannock).
Buried FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND.

Private William Porter. 35516. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 3/27141 69th T R Battn. Son of Henry and Elizabeth Porter, of Running Pump Cottage, Catforth, Preston, Lancs. Killed 8 May 1918. Aged 18.
Born Catforth (Lancs), Enlisted Lancaster, Resided Garstang.
Buried KLEIN-VIERSTRAAT BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private John Burrow Powell. 44671. 1st Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 60645 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 7 November 1918.
Born Working (Cumberland), Enlisted Hoyland (Yorks), Resided Milton.
Buried DOURLERS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private Albert Price. 24712. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Daniel and Sarah Price, of Mexborough, Rotherham. Killed 4 October 1917. Aged 26.
Born Galgate (Lancs), Enlisted Mexborough (Yorks).
Buried FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND.

Corporal Ramsden Pyrah. 20920. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment), formerly 26966 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Albert and Hannah A. Pyrah, of Low Moor, Bradford. Killed 31 October 1918. Aged 26.
Born Bradford (Yorks), Enlisted Bradford, Resided Low Moor (Yorks).
Buried GIAVERA BRITISH CEMETERY, ARCADE.

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