William Yearsley d. 1916 Army

Lance Corporal William Yearsley (19386), born Manchester, England. Kings Own (Royal Lancashire Regiment), 11th Battalion. Died of wounds 14 September 1916, France & Flanders (Western European Theatre). Enlisted Manchester, England. Son of Mr. J. Yearsley, of 13, Primrose Hill. Hulme, Manchester. Commonwealth War Dead. Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery. I. O. 22. Earned Victory and British medals.