Remembrance - The Yorkshire Regiment, First World War
Soldiers Died (S),
- 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 "S", 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.


Corporal Thomas Alfred Scott. 59016. 8th Battalion Cheshire Regiment, formerly 9738 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of the late John and Jessie Scott. Born at Jarrow, Co. Durham. Killed 22 January 1917. Aged 24.
Born South Shields, Enlisted Sunderland, Resided South Shields.
Buried AMARA WAR CEMETERY.

Private Alfred Thomas Seaman. 26246. 9th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Stephen William Seaman, of 43, Longroyd Grove, Hunslet, Leeds. Killed 10 October 1918. Aged 22.
Born Leeds, Enlisted Leeds.
Buried ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.

Private S Ewart Selby. 123140. 6th Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 243736 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Selby, of "Glenburn,'' Arundel Avenue, Bispham, Blackpool. Killed 23 July 1918. Aged 28.
Born Manchester, Enlisted Manchester.
Buried VALENCIENNES (ST. ROCH) COMMUNAL CEMETERY.

Private Frederick Shortland. 9767. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Died 15 August 1917.
Born Bricket Wood (Watford - Herts), Enlisted Canterbury, Resided Abbots Langley (Herts).
Commemorated on the KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.

Serjeant Riley Shuttleworth. 22206. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Died 16 June 1917.
Born Keighley (Yorks), Enlisted Keighley.
Commemorated on the KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.
(Shown in CWGC register as "J Shuttleworth")

Serjeant James Smith (Alias), DCM. 201736. 1st/5th Battalion Manchester Regiment, formerly 25581 the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of William and Mary Ann Frith, of 15, Morning Side, Heaton Rd., Manningham, Bradford; husband of Alice Frith, of 14, Bromet Place, Eccleshill, Bradford. Killed 15 August 1918. Aged 30.
Born Bradford (Yorks), Enlisted Richmond (Yorks).
Buried BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT.

Private William Smith. 21580. 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 21946 West Yorks Regt. Died 3 November 1918.
Enlisted Lancaster, Resided Liverpool.
Commemorated on the KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL.

Private Joseph Sproul. 11381. 7th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 8 February 1917.
Born Barnston (Durham), Enlisted Shiney Row, Resided Washington Station (Durham).
Buried SAILLY-SAILLISEL BRITISH CEMETERY.

Private Edward Nesbitt Staward. 48033. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment. Son of Mrs. Harriett Stevens, of Dockham Rd., Cinderford, Glos. Killed 1 October 1918. Aged 24.
Born Durham, Enlisted Gateshead.
Buried WORMS (HOCHHEIM HILL) CEMETERY.
(Shown in SDGW as "E N Steward"; in GH Gazette database as "E N Staward")

Private William Sunderland. 235252. 14th Battalion The King's (Liverpool Regiment), formerly 202707 the Yorkshire Regiment. Killed 19 April 1918.
Enlisted Burnley (Lancs), Resided Burnley.
Buried SARIGOL MILITARY CEMETERY, KRISTON.

Private Evan Richards Sutton. 33839. 13th Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 16344 Middx. Regt. Son of James Richards Sutton and Jane Sutton, of 42, Chiswick Rd., Lower Edmonton, London. Killed 8 May 1918. Aged 19.
Born Edmonton (Middx.), Enlisted Edmonton.
Buried TOURGEVILLE MILITARY CEMETERY.

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