“Terrible fighting going on”: Clarence Booth at the Battle of Mount Sorrel

24th Battalion Band, c1914 [Pte. Clarence Booth is in the front row, far left]. Clarence Booth Collection, 2015.04.07.02
24th Battalion Band, c1914 [Pte. Clarence Booth is in the front row, far left]. Clarence Booth Collection, 2015.04.07.02
The battle to re-take the lines at Mont Sorrel overlooking Ypres officially ends on Tuesday, after the re-taking of the position by the 1st Division on 13 June. I wanted to take the opportunity to write about another soldier whose possessions we hold who was caught up in the battle, Clarence Allan Booth.  Continue reading ““Terrible fighting going on”: Clarence Booth at the Battle of Mount Sorrel”

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