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John Gazzam Butler
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Birth: Jan. 23, 1842
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 17, 1914
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA

Brigadier General, United States Army.

Graduate of West Point, Class of 1863.

Joined the Union Army as a second lieutenant in Battery M, Fourth Field Artillery. Promoted after the Battle of Chickamauga. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Bartlett Butler (1793 - 1870)
  Catherine Selina Gazzam Butler (1799 - 1882)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Miller Warnick Butler (1845 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Rodman Butler (1872 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Curran Butler (1823 - 1873)*
  Catherine Aurelia Butler (1832 - 1858)*
  Caroline Sydney Butler Day (1838 - 1929)*
  John Gazzam Butler (1842 - 1914)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 2, Site: 926
 
Created by: James Burke
Record added: Sep 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42118421
John Gazzam Butler
Added by: Anne Cady
 
John Gazzam Butler
Added by: Anne Cady
 
John Gazzam Butler
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Added by: James Seidelman
 
 
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John Gazzam Butler was a graduate of the U. S. Military Academy at West Point, Class of 1863. A rather full career biography of him is given in entry #2014 in Cullum's Biographical Register of the Graduates of the Military Academy; it is online.
- Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
 Added: Dec. 6, 2013

- James Burke
 Added: Sep. 18, 2009
 
 
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