BUDD, John
(Service number 52572)

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Date 14 October 1881 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs A. BUDD (mother), Church Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 28th Reinforcements, Wellington Infantry Regiment, B Company
Date 24 July 1917
Transport Waitemata
Embarked From Destination
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

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No information

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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations



Date 23 July 1949 Age 67 years
Place of Death Timaru
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 134, Plot 573
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

John Budd was the son of William and Ann Louisa (née Le Brun) Budd. He was educated at Timaru Main School. John married Agnes Jeffrey Morrison in 1920. John Budd returned to New Zealand in December 1918.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [11 April 2019; School Admission record (South Canterbury Branch NZSG) [11 April 2019]; Timaru Cemetery headstone image (Timaru District Council) [11 April 2019]; Star, 11 December 1918 (Papers Past) [08 April 2019]

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