We remember John Harlow Butters

We remember John Harlow Butters

Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth Alveston, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:6196322 Source:9132063 12th January 1896
1897
sibling Philip P Butters Source:9132066 1897
1899
sibling Geoffrey Butters Source:9132066 1899
1901
location 96 Liversage Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9132066 31st March 1901
1906
education General education Royal Masonic School Bushey, Hertfordshire United Kingdom Source:9135524 May 1906 - December 1911
1911
location Royal Masonic School, The Avenue, Bushey, Hertfordshire United Kingdom school/college address Source:9132063 2nd April 1911
1912
education Technical education (Part time course in conjunction with apprenticeship). Engineering science, Maths, Strength of materials, Theory of structures, Heat engines, Mechanical Drawing. Derby Technical College Derby United Kingdom Source:9135524 January 1912 - December 1914
1912
employment Apprentice Midland Railway Loco Works Derby United Kingdom Source:9135524 September 1912 - December 1914
1914
service Royal Navy A.B. LZ/1131 Public Schools Battalion Source:9132075 12th December 1914 - 8th March 1915
1914
enlistment Source:9132075 12th December 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:9132075 9th March 1915 - 2nd November 1915
1915
service Royal Navy A.B. LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion Source:9132075 9th March 1915 - 2nd November 1915
1915
hospitalisation Para-typhoid Hospital/Institution Source:9132075 3rd November 1915 - 14th September 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9132075 15th September 1916 - 13th November 1916
1916
service Royal Navy A.B. LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion (Bomber) Source:9132075 15th September 1916 - 13th November 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gun shot wound to the left buttock. Hospital/Institution Source:9132075 14th November 1916 - 5th July 1917
1917
service Royal Navy A.B. LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion Source:9132075 6th July 1917 - 23rd September 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9132075 6th July 1917 - 23rd September 1917
1917
service Royal Navy A.B. Z/1131 Royal Naval Division No. 2 Officer Cadet Battalion Source:9132075 24th September 1917 - 26th March 1918
1918
commission Source:9134565 March 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant RNVR 63rd (RN) Division Source:6196322 27th March 1918 - 3rd May 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant RNVR 2nd Reserve Battalion Source:6196322 4th May 1918 - 24th July 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant RNVR Royal Naval Division - Anson Battalion Source:6196322 25th July 1918 - 26th August 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6196322 25th July 1918 - 27th August 1918
1918
hospitalisation Severe gun shot wound to the left hand Hospital/Institution Source:6196322 25th August 1918 - 11th December 1918
1918
service Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant RNVR Source:6196322 27th August 1918 - 3rd July 1919
1919
education Mechanical Engineering for Diploma in Engineering and examination for Associate Membership of the Institute of Mechanical Emgineers (passed Oct 1920). University College, Nottingham Nottingham United Kingdom Source:9135524 January 1919 - December 1920
1919
discharge Source:6196322 3rd July 1919
1920
location 5 Wilson Street, Derby United Kingdom parents address Source:9134565 6th July 1920
1921
employment Engineer Ley's Malleable Castings Co Ltd Derby United Kingdom Source:9135524 January 1921 - October 1925
1925
appointments O.M.E. 4th Cl Source:9132678 18th November 1925 - 17th November 1931
1925
service British Army Lieutenant (on Probation) Royal Army Ordnance Corps Source:9132670 18th November 1925 - 27th September 1927
1927
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Army Ordnance Corps Source:9132678 28th September 1927 - 17th November 1931
1930
marriage Hilda M Butters nee Holden Source:9133552 12th February 1930
1931
service British Army Captain Royal Army Ordnance Corps Source:9133136 18th November 1931 - 31st March 1935
1931
appointments O.M.E. 3rd Cl Source:9133136 18th November 1931 - 31st March 1935
1935
appointments O.M.E. 2nd Cl. Source:9136451 1st April 1935 - 15th February 1942
1935
service British Army Major Royal Army Ordnance Corps Source:9136451 1st April 1935 - 15th February 1942
1939
appointments Deputy Assistant Director of Ordnance Services Source:9133198 22nd May 1939
1939
location 59 Bodley Road, New Malden, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:9133525 29th September 1939
1942
service British Army Lt Colonel 35089 Royal Army Ordnance Corps Source:9136451 16th February 1942 - 30th September 1942
1942
appointments O.M.E. 1st Cl Source:9136451 16th February 1942 - 30th September 1942
1942
appointments E.M.E. 1st Cl Source:9136407 1st October 1942
1942
service British Army Lt-Colonel 35089 Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Source:9136633 1st October 1942 - 11th January 1951
1949
events Commission Army council Instruction United Kingdom Source:9136590 4th January 1949
1951
service British Army Lt-Colonel (supernumary) 35089 Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Source:9137159 12th January 1951 - 27th September 1951
1951
service British Army Lt- Colonel (Hon. Brigadier) 35089 Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Reserve of Officers Source:9137181 28th September 1951 - 11th January 1953
1951
discharge Source:9137159 28th September 1951
1970
death Surrey Mid Eastern United Kingdom Source:9132096 1970

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Harlow
Initials JH
Last Name Butters
Source 6196322
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Wilson Street, Derby United Kingdom parents address known 6th July 1920
59 Bodley Road, New Malden, Surrey United Kingdom their own address known 29th September 1939
96 Liversage Street, Derby, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Royal Masonic School, The Avenue, Bushey, Hertfordshire United Kingdom school/college address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy 63rd (RN) Division Sub-Lieutenant RNVR
Royal Navy 2nd Reserve Battalion Sub-Lieutenant RNVR
Royal Navy LZ/1131 Public Schools Battalion A.B.
Royal Navy LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion A.B.
Royal Navy LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion (Bomber) A.B.
Royal Navy LZ/1131 Hawke Battalion A.B.
Royal Navy Z/1131 Royal Naval Division No. 2 Officer Cadet Battalion A.B.
Royal Navy Sub-Lieutenant RNVR
British Army Royal Army Ordnance Corps Lieutenant (on Probation)
British Army Royal Army Ordnance Corps Lieutenant
British Army Royal Army Ordnance Corps Captain
British Army Royal Army Ordnance Corps Major
British Army 35089 Royal Army Ordnance Corps Lt Colonel
British Army 35089 Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Lt-Colonel
British Army 35089 Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Lt-Colonel (supernumary)
British Army 35089 Corps of Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, Reserve of Officers Lt- Colonel (Hon. Brigadier)
Royal Navy Royal Naval Division - Anson Battalion Sub-Lieutenant RNVR
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Butters mother
John P Butters father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Philip P Butters brother 1897
Geoffrey Butters brother 1899
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda M Butters nee Holden wife 12th February 1930
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Royal Naval Division Service Records 1914-1920
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Gordon760
Royal Navy Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 Transcription Gordon760
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Gordon760

External Evidence

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The London Gazette 17 Nov 1925 Gordon760
London Gazette 27 Sep 1927 Gordon760
London Gazette 12 Jan 1932 Gordon760
The London Gazette 26 Jul 1935 Gordon760
London Gazette 16 Jun 1939 Gordon760
The 1939 Register Gordon760
British India Office Ecclesiastical Returns - Marriages Transcription Gordon760
UK, Mechanical Engineer Records, 1847-1930 Gordon760
UK, Mechanical Engineer Records, 1847-1930 Gordon760
London Gazette 1 May 1942 Gordon760
London Gazette 11 Dec 1942 Gordon760
London Gazette 21 Feb 1943 Gordon760
London Gazette 4 Jan 1949 Gordon760
London Gazette 9 Feb 1951 Gordon760
London Gazette 28 Sep 1951 Gordon760
London Gazette 13 Jan 1953 Gordon760

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