Born: 1897, Ipswich.

Died on or since death presumed: 26th September 1917; age 20; KiA.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 200412

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.

Formerly 2047, Suffolk Regiment.

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.


Grave Reference:

Panel 40 to 41 & 162 to 162A.

Tyne Cot Memorial,




Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles & Edith Butler, of 30, Unity Street, Ipswich.




1901   147, Spring Road, Ipswich.


Charles 3 years old and living with his parents & sister.

Charles Johnson Butler, 29, a Labourer – Ship Yard, born Ipswich.

Edith Annie Butler (nee Garnham), born Ipswich.

Edith Lily J. Butler, 1, born Ipswich.


1911   30, Unity Street, Ipswich.


Charles was 13 years old, an Office Boy – Plough Works. He was living with his parents & siblings.

Charles, 39, a Master Mariner.

Edith, 37.

Edith, 11.

Harriet Ellen J. Butler, 8, born Ipswich.

Bertie Johnson Butler, 6, born Ipswich.

Frederick Arthur J. Butler, 3, born Ipswich.

Charles is also remembered on the Orwell Works Memorial Ransomes Sims & Jefferies Ipswich.


Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion:

Suffolk Regiment Battalion movements

Suffolk Regiment website

Friends of The Suffolk Regiment



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