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Souviner Grouping of Marshall Butler

Soldier: Marshall Butler

U.S. Army 5th Armored Division (Tank Driver)

Concert pianist & college professor


*The last three photos are research images and are not included in this bundle! These photos are direct from Butler's obituary. 


*Please note the hat being worn in the photograph is the same hat in this collection!


** Marshall Butler **

A Hopkinsville native, Butler was best known as an accomplished concert pianist who performed for many years in New York before returning to Hopkinsville to not only continue as a solo artist but also teach music at Hopkinsville Community College.

While music ruled his life, Butler also was a World War II Army veteran, serving in Europe with the 5th Armored Division. He was also known for his quick sense of humor and always having interesting answers to all sorts of situations.

While in New York, he never owned a car, saying