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Those who gave their lives from Yarm ______________________________________
WARD, John Thomas. Pte (late) 49515 Labour Corps and formerly 200383 5th DLI.
The following was taken from the Yorkshire Regiment website
Died 1 Jan 1921 aged 29 as a consequence of having been gassed during the war. He was the son of Mr and
Mrs William Ward of Field House Farm, Yarm and was himself a local farmer. He left a wife and
one child. Ward was a Methodist. Yarm Cemetery
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.