Willie Boothroyd (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:
- BOOTHROYD, WILLIE. Private. No 39006. 14th Battalion Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 14401 Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Huddersfield. Lived Bradshaw Road, Honley. Died 21.9.1918. Buried in St. SOUPLET BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row E, Grave 31.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private BOOTHROYD
- regiment: Machine Gun Corps
- died: Saturday, September 21, 1918
- record ID: 320555
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #320555)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #418050)