|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Taroona, Tasmania|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Taroona, nr Hobart, Tasmania|
|Age at embarkation||18.7|
|Next of kin||Father, Charles Butters, Taroona, nr Hobart, Tasmania|
|Previous military service||Nil ('evaded service')|
|Place of enlistment||Hobart, Tasmania|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Australian Army Service Corps, October 1917 Reinforcements|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||37th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, Australian Mounted Division Train|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: embarked Melbourne, 26 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 27 December 1917.
Marched in to AASC Training Depot, Moascar, 16 January 1918.
Marched out to Australian Mounted Division Train, 28 March 1918; taken on strength, 37th Company, AASC, in the field, 29 March 1918, and appointed Driver.
Admitted to 66th Casualty Clearing Station, 18 June 1918 (malaria); transferred to 76th Casualty Clearing Station, 21 June 1918; to Ambulance Train No 48, 24 June 1918, and admitted to 47th Stationary Hospital, Gaza, 24 June 1918 (malaria: malignant); transferred to 44th Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 28 June 1918; to 31st General Hospital, Abbassia, 29 June 1918; to Convalescent Depot, Boulac, 14 July 1918; discharged to duty, 29 July 1918; marched in to AASC Training Depot, Moascar, 25 July 1918.
Found guilty, 27 July 1918, of whilst a convalescent (1) overstaying pass, 7-9.45 pm (2 hours 45 minutes); (2) being drunk: awarded forfeiture of 2 days' pay.
Marched out to Australian Mounted Division Train, 10 August 1918; taken on strength, 36th Company, AASC, in the field, 13 August 1918.
Found guilty, Ludd, 30 August 1918, of being improperly dressed whilst on duty: awarded 1 day's Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 6/-.
Found guilty, Ludd, 4 September 1918, of having a light burning after 'Lights Out', 3 September: awarded 2 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 12/-.
Admitted to 14th Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 8 March 1919 (bronchitis); transferred to Suez for embarkation, 7 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karoa', 8 April 1919; disembarked Hobart, 9 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Hobart, 16 June 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Cornelian Bay Crematorium|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BUTTERS Francis Nelson|