We remember John Fitzhardinge Paul Butler

We remember John Fitzhardinge Paul Butler

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
sibling Muriel E Butler Source:7613725 1879
1882
sibling Kathleen L Butler Source:7613725 1882
1888
birth Berkeley, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:7613716 20th December 1888
1891
dates Age 2 Source:7613725 1891
1891
location Salter Street, Berkeley, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:7613725 1891
1901
dates Age 12 Source:7613728 1901
1901
location Horris Hill School United Kingdom school/college address Source:7613728 1901
1907
service British Army Second Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:7613716 13th February 1907 - 21st August 1909
1909
service British Army Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Source:9508857 21st August 1909 - 4th March 1915
1911
location Chakrata United Provinces India military residence address Source:9508854 3rd April 1911
1911
location Coronation Delhi Durbar India military residence address Source:9508854 12th December 1911
1914
theatres Togoland :5e Source:683040 4th August 1914
1914
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:7613699 17th November 1914
1915
service British Army Captain King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th battalion, king's royal rifle corps, attached gold coast Battalion Source:7049358 4th March 1915 - 5th September 1916
1915
marriage Alice Amelia Brookman Source:7613710 1915
1916
dates Age 27 Source:7049358 5th September 1916
awards Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration Source:7049358
education Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:7613716
education Wellington College United Kingdom Source:7613716
1916
death Died of wounds Captain Butler died that evening of the wounds which he had sustained during the afternoon. Matombo Tanzania, United Republic of Source:7049358 Source:7613709 Source:8694116 5th September 1916
burial Morogoro Cemetdry CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Morogoro Tanzania, United Republic of Source:8694116

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Fitzhardinge Paul
Initials JFP
Last Name Butler
Source 7049358
First Names John Fitzhardinge Paul
Initials JFP
Last Name Butler
Source 7613699
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Chakrata United Provinces India military residence address known 3rd April 1911
Coronation Delhi Durbar India military residence address known 12th December 1911
Horris Hill School United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Salter Street, Berkeley, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps Second Lieutenant
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th battalion, king's royal rifle corps, attached gold coast Battalion Captain
British Army King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Distinguished Service Order (DSO) British Award/Decoration
VC, DSO British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lt. Col. Francis John Paul Butler father
Hon. Elspeth Fitzhardinge Gifford mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Muriel E Butler sister 1879
Kathleen L Butler sister 1882
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Amelia Brookman wife 1915

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Charlotte33
De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
Medal Index Cards Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith133517

External Evidence

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Victoria Cross citation, the Edinburgh Gazette Charlotte33
The Peerage Beverly42842
Hart's Annual Army List 1911 Keith133517

Multimedia

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John F P Butler Myko59
Roll of Honour, Cirencester Cathedral Adrienne2953
Cirencester Cathedral Adrienne2953
CAPT. J. F. P. BUTLER, V.C., D.S.O. Guy74824
King George V Delhi Durbar Keith133517
4th King's Royal Rifle Corps at Elephant Gate Keith133517

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