9 Movement Control Group, Royal Engineers (British Army)
Alfred Stanley Button was the son of Henry and M J Button. He was born about 1915 in Sussex. Prior to joining the Army at the beginning of the war, Alfred was a porter on the railways. Alfred Button served with the Royal Engineers in World War Two. Sapper Alfred Button was serving with the 9 Movement Control Group when he died on 3rd August 1942 in hospital in Belfast.