BOOTHROYD, Geoffrey

Rank: 
Marine
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Marines
Service: 
Royal Navy
Number: 
PO/X 3189
Born: 
Thursday, July 8, 1920
Birthplace: 
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Died : 
Friday, January 1, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
22
Cemetery/Memorial: 

Marine Geoffrey Boothroyd was reported missing presumed died, along with the rest of 'T' Company 40RM Commando, when the ship they were on board, HMS Fidelity, was torpedoed.

Sources
CWGC.
Registers of Reports of Deaths - Naval Ratings / National Archives file ADM/104/128.

Notes
Son of Edgar and Mabel Boothroyd, of Huddersfield. His brother Gordon serving with 45RM Commando also died in the war
 
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