Captain The Hon Patrick Henry Stanley Danvers Butler Mentioned in Dispatches

Service Number 200106


World War 2



Killed in Action at Anzio Aged 23
Buried at Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Italy. V, H, 2
Son of Henry Cavendish Butler, eighth Earl of Lanesborough, and of Grace Lilian Butler (nee Abdy) Countess of Lanesborough, of Loughborough, Leicestershire.
Born in Kensington, London and educated at Radley College


Country Location Name of Memorial Campaign Names Date(s)
England Memorial Arch, Radley College Kennington Road Radley Vale Of White Horse Oxfordshire OX14 2HR Radley College Memorial Arch and Chapel of the Resurrection World War 1
World War 2
Patrick Butler 28-2-1944 View

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