Earnest Rupert BUTLER


BUTLER, Earnest Rupert

Service Number: 723
Enlisted: 5 December 1914, Lismore, New South Wales
Last Rank: Trooper
Last Unit: 2nd Light Horse Regiment
Born: Camden, New South Wales, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of wounds, Gallipoli, 16 May 1915, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Lone Pine Cemetery, ANZAC
Panel 2 No known grave
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Dunoon Methodist Circuit HR, Lismore & District Memorial Honour Roll, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing, Oxley Island Public School Honour Roll & Library Cabinet
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World War 1 Service

5 Dec 1914: Enlisted Lismore, New South Wales
9 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, SN 723, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
9 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, SN 723, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Itria, Brisbane
16 May 1915: Involvement Trooper, SN 723, 2nd Light Horse Regiment, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli

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Son of Joseph Butler Comdale, via Lismore, Richmond River, New South Wales

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal