Wars Last Goodbyes
Individual Record

St Michael and All Angels Walford

Inscription

This window is erected to the glory of God

And in proud and loving memory of

Richard Acton Butt

2nd Lieut King's Shropshire Light Infantry, killed in action

Near Ypres Jan. 9th 1916 aged 24 years, buried at Brielin

And Frederick Claude Butt

Rifleman  London Rifle Brigade taken prisoner at Gommecourt

July 1st 1916 and died of wounds at Kriegs Lazaret, Le Cateau

July 6th 1916, aged 19 years, buried with military honours

In the cemetery at Le Cateau

The eldest and youngest sons of G.W. and E.S. Butt, of Holcombe

 

They were lovely and

Pleasant in their

Lives and in death they

Were not divided

Place of Inscription

St Michael and All Angels Walford

Herefordshire

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Frederick Claude

Butt

1897

Singapore

6th July 1916

Taken POW at Gommecourt 1st July 1916 and died of wounds at Kriegs Lazaret, Le Cateau, France

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Le Cateau Military Cemetery, Nord, France

First World War

Rifleman

1st/5th Battalion London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade)

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