Major General David Matheson Butler

Service number 57006
Ranks Held Lieutenant, Lieutenant Colonel
Birth Date 19 September 2021
Birth Place Australia: Western Australia, Perth, Guildford
Death Date 24 November 2020
Death Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Final Rank Major General
Service Australian Army
Units
  • 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment
  • 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
Places
Conflicts/Operations
  • Korea, 1950-1953
  • Vietnam, 1962-1975
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1971-02-12
Published in London Gazette in 1951-06-22
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1970-12-17
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1951-06-22

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment
    Conflict
    Korea, 1950-1953
    Rank
    Lieutenant
    London Gazette
    22 June 1951 on page 3411 at position 8
    Commonwealth Gazette
    22 June 1951 on page 1555 at position 1
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment
    Conflict
    Vietnam, 1962-1975
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    12 February 1971 on page 1343 at position 2
    Commonwealth Gazette
    17 December 1970 on page 8299 at position 2
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Korea, 1950-1953
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Korea, 1950-1953

Timeline

Date of birth 1928 -09-03
Date of death 24 November 2020