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BoothArchibald25Occupation: Baker. Next of kin: Mother. Address: Maida Vale London .
Source: Attestation paper in WO126
Town Guard and District Mounted Troops
BoothArthur William CalvertBrevet MajorHe was killed in action near Bloemfontein Water Works, March 31st, 1900.  He was the eldest son of W Booth and was born in June 1867, entered the Northumberland Fusiliers August 1886, being promoted Lieutenant February 1891, Captain January 1895, and brevet Major July 1899.  He served with the 2nd Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers throughout the Hazara campaign of 1888, receiving the medal with clasp.  He took part in the operations on the Niger, 1897-98, when he was mentioned in despatches, and received the brevet of Major and the medal with clasp.  He was employed with the West African Frontier Force from December 1897, until February 1900, then rejoining his battalion in South Africa.  A few weeks afterwards he was killed while serving with the Mounted Infantry, and with four men was holding a position at a most critical moment to cover the retreat of the main body.  He is stated to have behaved most gallantly.  A tablet was erected in his memory at Catterick.
Source: Donner
Northumberland Fusiliers
BoothB2nd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Royal Irish Rifles
BoothB3rd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
(King's) Liverpool Regiment
BoothB1182SergeantWounded. Rhenoster Kop, 29 November 1900
1st Battalion. Died 1 December
Source: South African Field Force Casualty Roll
(Duke of Wellington's) West Riding Regiment
BoothB J3rd Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
King's Royal Rifle Corps
BoothC9576SapperDischarged. QSA (3) sent 24 May 1904.

QSA (2) Tr SA02

TNA ref 159/54; 159/73
Royal Engineers, Telegraph Battalion
BoothC 4043L Sergeant 1st Btn. Wounded at Potgieter's Drift. 5 Feb 1900.
Source: Natal Field Force Casualty Roll, page 159 line 48
York and Lancaster Regiment
BoothCSource: Medal rollsDorsetshire Regiment
BoothCSource: QSA and KSA medal rolls(King's) Shropshire Light Infantry
BoothC1st Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Royal Dublin Fusiliers
BoothC ASource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
BoothC A5th Battalion
Source: QSA and KSA medal rolls
Manchester Regiment
BoothC ACaptainSource: QSA Medal Rolls97th Company, 24th Btn, IY
BoothC HSource: QSA and KSA medal rollsSouth African Constabulary
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