Private Arthur Boothby

Army Number: 240346

Battalion: 1/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

British 15 Star, British War and Victory MedalBorn at Presbury, Cheshire and lived at Kettleshulme, Cheshire. Son of William and Mary Hannah Boothby, of Lane Head, Kettleshulme. He was a labourer prior to enlisting 30th May 1913 at Kettleshulme. He went to France 28th February 1915 and was killed in action 1st July 1917, age 21, in the attack to the west of Lens, France.

Commemorated : Arras Memorial, France. Bay 7.

Arras Memorial, France.

Private Arthur Boothby is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
Kettleshulme Library War Memorial, Kettleshulme, Cheshire.