BUTLER, Brian Dear
East Surrey Regt
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Sunday, June 11, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
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Major Brian Butler MC died  at Chateau d'Amfreville during severe mortaring of their HQ. Five others also died. Lt T.N. Skelly and three others were wounded . He had previously been awarded the Military Cross  whilst a Troop Captain for gallant and distinguished services on the 4th October 1943 at Termoli, Italy .
 No 3 Commando War Diary dated 11th June 1944.
 London Gazettes publication date 25th January 1944; Supplement 36349; Page 518.
 National Archives file WO 373/4/252.
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