Wilfred Booth (c.1894-1917)

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, WILFRED. Lance Corporal. No 21/962. 21st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment. Born Industrial Street, Primrose Hill, Huddersfield. Son of George and Mary Elizabeth Booth, 46 Kilner Bank, Moldgreen. Employed as a packer by Messrs Broadbent and Groves Limited, Kirkheaton. Attended the Buxton Road Wesleyan Young Men's Class. Single. Killed in action at Arras, 6.5.1917, aged 22 years. Buried in St. NICOLAS BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row J, Grave 2.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission