BUDD, Edward
(Service number 80043)

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Date 5 April 1887 Place of Birth Ashburton

Enlistment Information

Date 17 December 1917 Age
Address at Enlistment Wilson Street, Timaru
Occupation Drapers assistant
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs Violet BUDD (wife), 22 Cutten Street, St Kilda, Dunedin
Religion Congregational
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Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations

Drapery manager


Date *May 1948 Age 61 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 130, Plot 362
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Edward Budd was the third son of Alfred and Elizabeth Cornthwaite (née Reid). He was educated at Timaru Main and Timaru South schoolsl. Edward married Violet Black on 28 March 1913 at Dunedin. He enlisted at Timaru, having been drawn in the ballot. His youngest brother Herbert George Budd was killed in action in 1915 at Gallipoli. His brother Alfred also enlisted.


NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [11 April 2019]; School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [11 April 2019]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [11 April 2019]

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