2014 - 2018
Those who gave their lives from Yarm ______________________________________
DOUGHTY, Robert Thomas. Pte 200381 9th Yorks.
The following was taken from the Yorkshire Regiment website
Killed in action 20 Sep 1917. Born in Yarm and living there when he enlisted in 4th Yorks in Aug 1914. He had been wounded in France in 1916 and
returned there in 1917. He is included in Egglescliffe’s War Memorial but the evidence points to him as being a Yarm man. Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium
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.