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Carrington Nottingham
He was the son of William and Emma Booth of Nottingham. In 1911 he lived at 449 Alfreton Road Bobbers Mill Nottingham in the household of his grandfather Matthew Haddon who became his legatee and his grandmother Emma Haddon. His mother Emma Booth lived at the same address along with seven other family members.
He was a curtain shredder in 1911.
23 Aug 1917
499214 - CWGC Website
Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private William Booth, 28th Company Labour Corps, formerly Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment and 14th Company Lincolnshire Regiment, died of dysentery on 23rd August 1917. He is buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.
Soldiers Effects cites Alfred as middle name. Death notice published 8th December 1917 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “BOOTH. – Died of dysentery on active service, Private William Booth, Sherwood Foresters, son of Emma and William Booth and beloved grandson of Matthew Haddon, aged 23 years. – Deeply mourned by all at home.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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