1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Richard Hooton

Contributed by: Eric Lloyd, on 2008-11-12

Corporal Richard Hooton
Rank
First Name Richard
Surname Hooton
Year of Birth 1879
Year of Death 1917
Regiment York and Lancaster Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Wigan, Lancashire

Richard's Story

Lance Corporal Richard Hooton was the son of William Hooton and Mary Hooton of Standish Nr Wigan Lancashire. Richard was in the York and Lancaster Regiment 9th Battalion. Sadly Richard was Killed in Action in Belgium on the 23th September 1917 aged 38

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