Captain Francis Mourilyan Butler

Royal Field Artillery

Died: Monday 8 October 1917 (aged 41)

Connected records


View Life Story

Communities

Record:
BUTLER, FRANCIS MOURILYAN
Additional information:
Son of the late Charles and Mrs. Butler; husband of Josephine Lawrence Butler, of Carswell Manor, Faringdon, Berks.
Cemetery:
CANADA FARM CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. D. 8.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

The regimental War Diaries are held at The UK National Archives and as of April 2020 have been made available for free download*. They are the official unit war diaries for the British Army that contain records of daily activities, including casualties. They are not personal diaries.
* you will need to register for an account and login to get access to the downloads. When following the link from any record be sure to make a note of the page number. You will then have to download the full diary in pdf format and search for the respective page and hence entry.

Name:
Corporal Butler
Context:
combat
Date:
4 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `J' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 158)
Name:
Corporal Butler
Context:
award
Date:
11 Oct 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `J' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 160)
Name:
Corporal T Butler
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 127)
Name:
Corporal T Butler
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 127)
Name:
Captain G Butler
Context:
Date:
6 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 513)
Name:
Captain G Butler
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
7 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 375)