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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. Australia, Canada, China, Greece, India, Iraq, Italy, New Zealand, Pakistan, Russia, 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
Malbork Memorial
Nieuport Memorial
Ploegsteert Memorial
Loos Memorial
Malbork Memorial
Nieuport Memorial
Ploegsteert Memorial
159 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the over 20,000 names on the Loos Memorial
8 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are shown on this memorial, which commemorates 39 men who were buried in Lidzbark Warminski War Cemetery
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.

Pozieres Memorial
Soissons Memorial
Thiepval Memorial
Tyne Cot Memorial,
Belgium
Pozieres Memorial
Soissons Memorial
Thiepval Memorial
Tyne Cot Memorial
170 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment listed amongst the 14,699 names on this 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

Vimy Memorial
Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Ypres,
Menin Gate Memorial
Ypres,
St. George's Memorial Church
Vimy Memorial
Vis-en-Artois Memorial
Ypres, Menin Gate Memorial
Ypres, St. George's Memorial Church
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
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
Ireland's Memorial Records
Kilkenny - St. Canice's Cathedral
Kilkenny Peace Park
Dublin, St. Mary's Hospital (Eire)
Ireland's Memorial Records
Kilkenny (Eire), St. Canice's Cathedral
Kilkenny Peace Park
includes the name of 1 soldier who served in the Yorkshire Regiment
Commemorates over 49,000 Irishmen who lost their lives in the First World War
includes the name of Lieut Prior-Wandesforde
3 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are among the 827 names on this memorial

Limerick
Mayo Peace Park
Waterford
Waterford,
Christ Church Cathedral
Limerick
Mayo Peace Park
Waterford
Waterford (Eire),
includes the name of 1 soldier who served in the Yorkshire Regiment
7 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are commemorated on this memorial.
2 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment are among the 1100 names on this memorial
includes the name of Major Archibald Roberts

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Australia

Melbourne Grammar School
Western Australia State War Memorial
Melbourne Grammar School
Western Australia State War Memorial
includes the name of
2nd Lieut John Burgoyne Hudson
includes the name of
2nd Lieut William Checkley Mills

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Canada

Cornwall (Ontario)
Parksville (British Columbia)
Saskatchewan
University of Toronto
Cornwall (Ontario)
Parksville (British Columbia)
Saskatchewan (Canada)
University of Toronto
includes the name of
2nd Lieut William Wallace Watson
includes the name of
Private (Major) Harold Chapman
includes the name of
2nd Lieut Avard Yuill Mathews
includes the name of
2nd Lieut Henry Lawrence
 
University of Toronto Schools
Hockey Club
   
University of Toronto (Canada)
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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Greece

Doiran Memorial
Doiran Memorial
Of the 2171 names on this memorial, 1 is for a soldier who served with 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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Iraq

Basra
14 soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment are amongst the 40,500 names on this memorial.

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Italy

The Giavera Memorial
The Giavera Memorial
9 soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment are amongst the 147 names on this memorial.

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New Zealand

Wellington
- Bolton Street Cemetery
Wellington,
Brooklyn Park
Wellington  Bolton Street Cemetery
Wellington, Brooklyn Park
includes a memorial to 1 Officer of the Yorkshire Regiment.
includes a memorial to 1 Officer of the Yorkshire Regiment.

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Pakistan

Karachi 1914 - 1918 War Memorial
Karachi 1914-1918 War Memorial
includes the names of 31 soldiers of the Yorkshire Regiment.

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Russian Federation

Archangel Memorial
Archangel Memorial
The memorial commemorates 219 British officers and men who died during the North Russian campaign and whose graves are not known.
16 soldiers who served with the Yorkshire Regiment are commemorated on the memorial.

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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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