Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (R),
- 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 "R", 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 Ratcliffe. 265473. 9th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of John Henry and Edith Ratcliffe, of 9, Ellerby Avenue, Easy Road, Leeds. Killed 28 February 1918. Aged 24.
Enlisted Leeds.
Buried GIAVERA BRITISH CEMETERY, ARCADE.

Lance Corporal Alfred Samuel Richards. 9232. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Omer Alfred and Ada Richards, of St. Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands. Killed 9 September 1917. Aged 26.
Born St. Heliers (Jersey - C.I.), Enlisted Jersey.
Commemorated on the KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
(Two News Items from the Jersey Evening Post of Wednesday 19 September 1917, and Monday 29 October 1917, concerning the death of Thomas Hall are shown on the website, "The Channel Islands and the Great War".)

Private Tom Richardson. 79005. 7th Battalion Durham Light Infantry, formerly 6601 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 25 August 1918.
Born Manchester, Enlisted Manchester.
Buried POZNAN OLD GARRISON CEMETERY.

Private Herbert Rosewell. 201988. 4th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 25 March 1918.
Born Totterdown (Bristol), Enlisted Bristol, Resided Easton.
Buried ROSIERES BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Arthur Edward Rowell. 3/9585. 2nd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Husband of Mrs. M. Rowell, of 2, Kingsland Terrace, Leeman Road, York. Killed 4 May 1916. Aged 41.
Born York, Enlisted West Hartlepool, Resided York.
Buried CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

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