Lt. Col. William Loudon Butler CSA

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William Loudon Butler

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Birthplace: Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Walker, Georgia, USA
Cause of death: killed in the Battle of Chickamauga
Place of Burial: Willow Brook Cemetery, Edgefield, Edgefield, South Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Pierce Mason Butler, Governor and Miranda Juliette "Julia" Duval
Brother of Emmala Elizabeth Perrin; Behethland Pawnee Bacon and Andrew Pickens Butler

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Lt. Col. William Loudon Butler CSA

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Birth: 1833 Columbia Richland County South Carolina, USA

Death: Sep. 20, 1863 Chickamauga Walker County Georgia, USA

Loudon received his appointment in the Confederate States Army on 29 September 1861 as a Captain. He was mustered on 11 December 1861 at Camp Moore, Tangipaho, Louisiana in Caompany B, 19th Louisiana Infantry. He was promoted on 15 July 1862 to Major and then promoted on 17 March 1863 to Lt. Colonel. He was killed at Chickamauga.

(special thanks to Betty McDade for the following info)- William Loudon Butler, CSA, b. 1833, Columbia, SC; d. September 20, 1863, interred in Vault, Willowbrook Cemetery


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Parents:
  • Pierce Mason Butler (1798 - 1847)
  • Miranda Juliette Duval Butler (1803 - 1862)

Burial: Edgefield Village Cemetery Edgefield County South Carolina, USA

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Lt. Col. William Loudon Butler CSA's Timeline

1833
1833
Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, USA
1863
September 20, 1863
Age 30
Walker, Georgia, USA
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Edgefield, Edgefield, South Carolina, USA