Gerald Butler

Gerald W. Butler, a captain in the Massachusetts State Guard, was the former curator of Fort Warren and Fort Independence, Boston Harbor, and Fort Rodman, New Bedford. He has published Military Annals of Nahant, Massachusetts and periodicals on seacoast fortifications. He lectures and serves as a consultant to military museums and state parks, was the former historian for U.S. Navy mine units, and his illustrations of seacoast fortifications are published worldwide. He resides in Nahant.