William Herbert Boot
1st Battalion Scots Guards
Killed in action at Cambrai on Friday 27th September 1918 aged 19.
During the storming of "Sanders Keep" a German fortification 2 kilometres South-West of the village of Graincourt-les-Havrincourt between the Hermies and Havrincourt roads. It was stormed by the Scots Guards on the 27th September, 1918 William was killed during in this attack.
William is buried in the Sanders Keep Military Cemetery Graincourt-les-Havrincourt France.
William was born in Belper enlisted in Derby he was the son of Herbert Boot a Laundry Labourer and Emma Boot, of Windmill Lane, Belper.
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