John Butt (sport shooter)

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John Butt
Personal information
Born (1850-10-30)30 October 1850
South Witham, Lincolnshire, England
Died 1939 (aged 88–89)
Surrey, England
Sport Sports shooting

John Hurst Butt (30 October 1850 – 1939) was a British sport shooter who competed at the 1908 Summer Olympics and the 1912 Summer Olympics.[1]

In the 1908 Olympics he won a bronze medal in the team trap shooting event and was 24th in the individual trap shooting event.

Four years later, he won a silver medal in the team clay pigeons event and was 19th in the trap event.


  1. ^ "Sports Reference: John Butt". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2014-02-24.