Private Frederick Martin Booker

Private Frederick Martin Booker

Army Number: 6836

Battalion: 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

British 15 Star, British War and Victory MedalBorn and lived at Dronfield, Derbyshire. Son of Henry and Jeanette Booker, of 9, Princess Street, Dronfield. He was a coal miner prior to enlisting on 31st August 1914 at Dronfield. He went to France on 18th March 1915 and was killed in action, on 18th December 1915, aged 40, whilst serving in the trenches near Bois Grenier, France. 

Private Frederick Martin Booker article
Derbyshire Courier 8th January 1916

Buried : Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-D’armenti√®res, France. Plot 1. Row E. Grave 5.

Ration Farm Military Cemetery, La Chapelle-Darmentieres, France.

Private Frederick Martin Booker is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
Dronfield Library garden War Memorial, Dronfield, Derbyshire.