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John Edward Butler

Graduating Class of 1943
Served in World War II

First Lieutenant
John Edward Butler

9th Squadron
3rd Combat Cargo Group


Madison, WI

Date of Birth

Location of Death


Date of Death

Location of Burial

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO

More About First Lieutenant Butler

First Lieutenant Butler's plane went missing on a supply relief flight from Dinjan, India to Myitkyina, Burma. A search was conducted shortly after, but were unable to find any evidence of the plane. Later, the wreck and crew remains were recovered after the war.