Thomas Leslie Booth

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Signalman Thomas Leslie "Tommy" Booth
Life dates
06 Jul 1907 - 25 Jan 1981

Tommy Booth was the son of a Stationmaster. He had been born in Sudbury, Harrow in London, but the family moved several times as his father was promoted, until in the 1930s they came to Grimsby where the London and North Eastern Railway also owned the docks. Tommy shared a home with his father in 1939 and worked as a clerk in the Coal Department at the docks. He had married Frances Ethel Waller in 1935 and had two children by the time war broke out. 

Unit or location Role Posted from until
Royal Signals Support Royal Signals Support Unknown 08 Sep 1944
National ID
TKAF 421/1
The Royal Signals

Station Clerk

162 Chelmsford Avenue, Grimsby

Royal Signals Stand Down Photo caption
Grimsby Evening Telegraph 9 Jun 1939, 22 Aug 1994
1939 Register