2014 - 2018
Those who gave their lives from Yarm ______________________________________
PAGE, John Percival. Pte 200446 1/4th Yorks.
The following was taken from the Yorkshire Regiment website
Died of wounds 10 Apr 1918 aged 21. Percy (as he was familiarly known) was the youngest son of William Henry and Rose Abbey Page of the George and
Dragon Hotel, Yarm and before enlisting at the start of the war had been employed in the local Cooperative store. During his military service he had been wounded and also operated on for appendicitis. He had enlisted in Northallerton while living in Yarm. On the Page family, two sons
in New Zealand and three from Yarm joined up while a daughter took up nursing in a Newcastle hospital. La Kreule Mil Cem, Hazebrouck, 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.