BUTLER, KENNETH WILLIAM
Service No: 5783438
Date of Death: 23/09/1944
Regiment/Service: East Lancashire Regiment
Text on stone: In memory of a dear son.
for ever young
he will sing & play
in God's eternal spring
Grave Reference: II. F. 11.
Son of William and Maud Butler, of March, Cambridgeshire.
Initially buried at the cemetery T´Hof in Bergeyk.
Kenneth William Butler probably got injured on the attack on Bladel on the 22nd of September.
The war diary for his regiments states for that day: 4 Other Ranks killed, 1 officer and 17 Other Ranks wounded. 3 other ranks missing.
He was born June 1st 1925. His brother died February 1942 in Singapore aged 28.
Here rest 222 men, we will remember them.