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Alexander Braid Butler

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Alexander Braid AWMM
  • Surname
    Butler AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Jane Braid Butler, Hawera, Taranaki, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • The Fort Qu'Appelle was sunk in the Central Atlantic by U-135. She was on charter to the Ministry of War Transport (MOWT). Alexander Butler was one of the 12 crew killed along with the Master and one of the 2 gunners. AWMM

Death

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  • Death
    17 May 1942 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Tower Hill Memorial, Trinity Square, London, England AWMM

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  • Alexander Braid Butler was my grandmothers (Euphemia Lyle Garmonsway) brother and traveled to New Zealand with his mother and sister when she came out here as a war bride, after World War One.
    Public - Deborah Rose - Other Relative - 27 April 2015
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27 April 2015Deborah RosePutaruruOther Relative

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