2014 - 2018
Those who gave their lives from Yarm ______________________________________
ADAMSON, Percy William Pte 2394 1/4th Bn East Yorkshire Regiment
The following was taken from the Yorkshire Regiment website
Died of wounds on 9 May 1915 aged 28. Son of John Adamson, headmaster of Yarm School and member of the Parish Council, and his wife Elizabeth,
both of High St, Yarm. He had been born in Yarm and was living there at the time of his enlistment at Londesborough Barracks, Hull. Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cem, France
Yarm 1914 Research ________________
The Yarm 1914 Commemoration Group is carrying out research on the soldiers listed. We are finding where they lived in Yarm and will represent the findings in a wall of poppies presentation. More details will be posted on Facebook, Twitter and this web site. If you have any information please contact us. Left click on the picture below.