James Frederick Booth (1895-1918)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

BOOTH, JAMES FREDERICK. Private. No 240799. 1/7th Battalion (Colne Valley Territorials) Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Salendine Nook, 8.11.1895. Son of Mr and Mrs Albert Booth, 19 Bank End, Greenhead Lane, Dalton. Educated at Lepton Council School. Employed by Messrs Haighs, St. John's Road, Huddersfield as a tailor's cutter. Enlisted October 1914. Reported wounded and missing, presumed killed, 12.4.1918, aged 22 years. Buried in CABARET ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 20, Row D, Grave 27.
ROH:- Huddersfield Drill Hall; Almondbury War Memorial.

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