Full name George Stephen Butler
Born December 16, 1900, Kennett, Marlborough, Wiltshire
Died September 21, 1969, Kingswear, Devon (aged 68 years 279 days)
Major teams Minor Counties, Somerset
Batting style Right-hand bat
|First-class span||1920 - 1939|
BUTLER, GEORGE S., who died on September 19 aged 68, was in the Marlborough XI from 1916 to 1919, being captain in the last year. He appeared for the Public schools XI and Lord's Schools at Lord's. As an attractive opening batsman, he assisted Wiltshire from 1920 till the outbreak of the Second World War and was frequently chosen to represent the Minor Counties against touring teams. For many years Headmaster of Winchester Lodge Preparatory School, Torquay, he captained the local club for over 20 seasons.
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