Richard Austen Butler

Richard Austen Butler

Birth
India
Death 8 Mar 1982 (aged 79)
England
Burial Saffron Walden, Uttlesford District, Essex, England
Plot Flat stone slightly raised above the level of the ground, covered by a " memorial ledger slab of Kirkstone light green slate", with engraved arms.
Memorial ID 37017821 · View Source
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Baron Butler of Saffron Walden, KG CH DL PC. British Conservative politician, who was one of the few politicians to have served in the three posts of Chancellor of the Exchequer, Home Secretary and Foreign Secretary, but never achieved, and was twice passed over, for the Premiership. Member of Parliament for 36 years.


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RICHARD AUSTEN
Baron BUTLER of Saffron Walden KG, PC, CH
1902 - 1982
Member of Parliament for this Constituency for 36 years
Master of Trinity College Cambridge for 13 years


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  • Created by: julia&keld
  • Added: 12 May 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 37017821
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Austen Butler (9 Dec 1902–8 Mar 1982), Find a Grave Memorial no. 37017821, citing Walden Abbey, Saffron Walden, Uttlesford District, Essex, England ; Maintained by julia&keld (contributor 46812479) .