Hamilton County


Capt. Ralph L. Butler




Captain Ralph Butler, who has been overseas in Africa and Egypt the past two and one-half years, is serving as a meteorologist in Egypt. Captain Butler expects to be home on leave sometime in December.

Source: Daily Freeman Journal, Webster City, IA – October 11, 1944


Ralph Leighton Butler was born Sept. 27, 1917 to Myram and Elizabeth ‘Libbie’ Butler.

Capt. Butler served as a meteorologist in Egypt with the U.S. Air Force in World War II.

Source: ancestry.com