Oliver Booth (1898-1918)

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, OLIVER. Private. No 91486. Royal Army Medical Corps. Born Quarmby, Huddersfield, 14.4.1898. Son of Mr and Mrs Albert Booth, 19 Bank End, Greenhead Lane, Dalton. Educated at Lepton Council School and Huddersfield Technical College. Was a pupil teacher under the Huddersfield Education Committee. Single. Enlisted November 1916. Died in Worksop Hospital, of pneumonia, 31.10.1918. Buried in ALMONDBURY CEMETERY. Grave location:- Row C, Grave 67.
ROH:- Almondbury War Memorial; Huddersfield Corporation Roll.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission