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Newport's War Dead

formerly Newport, Monmouthshire, UK


Surname Y

Additional information below from the Commonwealth War graves Commission website

and also

The Armed Forces Memorial Web site


Newport's Roll of Honour

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Surname Y
Cyril Yalland  Yalland, Cyril Richard, 22, 15th May 1942, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Hecla, D/JX 187995. Able Seaman, Son of John R. and Phoebe S Yalland, of Newport, Mon., PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 67, Column 1.

Plymouth's Royal Naval memorial                    Roll of Honour                    Roll of Honour                    HMS Hecla


HMS Dulverton

Yandle, Joseph, 29th March 1942, Royal Navy, H.M.S. "Dulverton", D/JX257824, Able Seaman, Son of Rufus and Hannah Yandle; husband of Iris Yandle, of Argoed, Mon., MALTA (CAPUCCINI) NAVAL CEMETERY, Prot. Sec. (Men's). Plot F. Coll. grave 95.



Plymouth's Royal Naval memorial Yates, Frederick John, 6th August 1914, Royal Navy, H.M.S. "Amphion.", M/5151, Engine Room Artificer 4th Class, PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 2. Column 3.

HMS Amphion                                       


John Yates Yates, John Thomas, 34, 28th March 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Koranton, Third Engineer Officer, husband of Kitty Yates, of Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 62.

Roll of Honour                                        SS Koranton



Albert Young Young, Albert John, 44, 27th March 1943, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Dasher, FAA/F. 55142, Petty Officer Airman, Son of Alfred Harry and Mary Ann Young; husband of Lily Helena Young, of Cosham, Hampshire, LEE-ON-SOLENT MEMORIAL, Bay 4, Panel 3.

Obituary                              Eulogy                              HMS Dasher


169 Squadron RAF Young, Douglas Alexander Taylor, 30, 15th April 1945, Royal Air Force (VR), 169 Sqdn., 1284848, Warrant Officer, RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, Panel 270

Local memorial - St Julian's High School

St. Julian's High School memorial

  Young, James, Royal Welsh Regt.,     WW1


Obituary Young, James Alfred, 30, 31st January 1945, Border Regiment and No. 1 Commando, 3596431, Lance Corporal, Son of William Henry and Mary Young, of Newport, Monmouthshire, TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY, 3. B. 1.

Roll of Honour                                      


Oituary Young, Leonard, 22, 25th October 1940, 180 Tunnelling Coy. Royal Engineers, 1894568, Sapper, GIBRALTAR MEMORIAL

All Saint's church memorial Young, Richard Henry, 27, 8th November 1918, 14th Area Command, Military Foot Police, Military Police Corps formerly Welsh Horse Yeomanry, P/7732, Serjeant, husband of Ethel Blodwin Young, of 14, Station St., Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY, CON. D25. 192.

Local memorial - All Saint's Church, Brynglas

Obituary                                        Memorial                            


Young, Thomas Henry, 27th December 1914, 1st Bn. South Wales Borderers, 13950, Private, BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY, III.B.15.

Local memorial - All Saint's Church, Brynglas

All Saint's church memorial                              Obituary                             


Young, William Charles, 24, 8th May 1915, "D" Coy. 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 3112, Private, Husband of Mary Young, of 24, Pugsley St., Newport, Mon., YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 50.

Memorial, 8th May 1940                    Memorial                  Memorial                    Roll of Honour



Shaun McGuire 2008