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Thomas Yardley
  Occupation   Message Boy  
  Regiment   Royal Irish Rifles - 16th Battalion  
  Service No. - Rank   490 - Rifleman  
  Date of Death   4th July 1916 aged 19  
  Buried   No known grave  
  Remembered   Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and face 15a and 15b.  
  CWGC Certificate   Click to Download  

Killed in Action, 4th July 1916 during the Somme Offensive. Son of James and Eleanor M. Yardley, of 21 Kimona Street, Sydenham, Belfast.