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This page includes War Memorials found outside the United Kingdom, and is divided into the following sections;-
A. Continental Europe
B. Republic of Ireland (Eire)
C. Overseas (inc. Canada, China, India, South Africa, and Turkey)

The thumbnail images below illustrate a Memorial or Cemetery relating to the Yorkshire Regiment. Simply click on one of the thumbnail images and a new window will open where you can find out more about that memorial, cemetery, or war grave.


Continental Europe

The Arras Memorial
The Arras Flying Services Memorial
Cambrai Memorial,
Louverval
Contalmaison (1)
The Arras Memorial
 
The Arras Flying Services Memorial
 
Cambrai Memorial, Louverval
 
The memorial to Donald Simpson Bell VC
394 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed among the nearly 35,000 names on this memorial.
 
Of the nearly 1000 names on this memorial, three are for men of the Yorkshire Regiment who lost their lives flying with the RFC
 
55 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed among the 7066 names on this memorial.
 
The memorial to
Lt Donald Simpson Bell VC.

Contalmaison (2)
The Fricourt Memorial
The Hirsch Memorial
Le Touret Memorial
The memorial to Captain Francis Dodgson
Fricourt Memorial
The Hirsch Memorial
The memorial at Le Touret, France, which includes Corporals Anderson VC and Curson
The memorial to
Captain Francis Dodgson
The Memorial to the men of the 7th Battalion Yorkshire Regiment. This is located inside Fricourt British Cemetery.
The Memorial to
Captain D Philip Hirsch, VC
The memorial which records the names of 225 men of the 2nd Battalion, including Corporal Anderson VC

Loos Memorial
Nieuport Memorial
Ploegsteert Memorial
Pozieres Memorial
Loos Memorial
Nieuport Memorial
Ploegsteert Memorial
Pozieres Memorial
159 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the over 20,000 names on the Loos Memorial
2 soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment are listed among the 549 names on this memorial.
179 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the 11,000 names on this memorial.
170 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the 14,699 names on this memorial.

Soissons Memorial
Thiepval Memorial
Tyne Cot Memorial,
Belgium
Vimy Memorial
Soissons Memorial
Thiepval Memorial
Tyne Cot Memorial
Vimy Memorial
146 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the 3,882 names on this memorial.
935 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed among the 72,000 names on this memorial.
Of the 34,863 names on the Memorial, 492 are for men of the Yorkshire Regiment
The memorial commemorates over 60,000 Canadians who died in France, including over 11,000 who have no known grave. Amongst the 11,000 is 1 former soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment

Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Ypres,
Menin Gate Memorial
Ypres,
St. George's Memorial Church
Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Ypres, Menin Gate Memorial
Ypres, St. George's Memorial Church
45 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed among the more than 9,844 names on this Memorial
475 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed among the more than 54,000 names on this Memorial
Includes a Memorial Window to Captain L E P Jones

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Republic of Ireland (Eire)

Carlow
Cork
Dublin, Ballsbridge
Dublin High School
Carlow
Cork
Dublin, Ballsbridge (Eire)
Dublin High School (Eire)
includes names of
Lt. Col Walter Alexander and Captain Humphrey Wilson
includes one name of a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment
includes one name of a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment
includes one name of a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment

Dublin, St. Mary's Hospital
Kilkenny - St. Canice's Cathedral
Mayo Peace Park
Waterford
Dublin, St. Mary's Hospital (Eire)
Kilkenny (Eire), St. Canice's Cathedral
Mayo Peace Park
Waterford
includes one name of a soldier of the Yorkshire Regiment
includes the name of Lieut Prior-Wandesforde
5 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are commemorated on this memorial.
2 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are among the 1100 names on this memorial

Waterford,
Christ Church Cathedral
Waterford (Eire),
includes the name of Major Archibald Roberts

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Canada

Cornwall (Ontario)
Saskatchewan
Toronto (University)
Cornwall (Ontario)
Saskatchewan (Canada)
University of Toronto (Canada)
includes the name of 2nd Lieut William Wallace Watson
includes the name of 2nd Lieut Avard Yuill Mathews
includes the name of 2nd Lieut John Buchan Freeland

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China

Shanghai Race Club
Shanghai Race Club
includes the names of 3 Officers of the Yorkshire Regiment.

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India

Delhi Memorial (India Gate)
Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial
Delhi Memorial (India Gate)
Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial
Of over 13,000 names on this memorial, 62 are for soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment.
Of over 1800 names on this memorial, 14 are for soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment.

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South Africa

Rondebosch (Cape Town),
St. Paul's Churchyard
Rondebosch (Cape Town), St. Paul's Churchyard
An Officer of the Yorkshire Regiment is commemorated on this memorial.

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Turkey

Helles Memorial
Helles Memorial
The Commonwealth battle memorial for the Gallipoli campaign. Of the 20838 names of those with no known graves on the memorial, 275 are for soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment.

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