We remember Robert Budd

We remember Robert Budd

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
sibling Rosey R Budd Source:8602931 1882
1883
sibling Alfred A Baker Source:8602904 1883
1884
sibling Georgie G Budd Source:8602931 1884
1884
birth Heathfield, Sussex United Kingdom Source:8602766 Source:8602728 15th December 1884
1891
dates Age 5 Source:8602931 5th April 1891
1901
dates Age 16 Source:8602904 31st March 1901
1901
employment General labourer Source:8602904 31st March 1901
1907
children Jack Budd Source:8602766 14th June 1907
1909
children Florence Budd Source:8602766 12th September 1909
1911
dates Age 26 Source:8602896 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Farm labourer Source:8602896 2nd April 1911
1912
children Alice Maud Budd Source:8602766 12th December 1912
1914
dates Age 29 Source:8602766 7th September 1914
1914
employment Farm labourer Source:8602766 7th September 1914
1914
enlistment Eastbourne United Kingdom Source:8602731 7th September 1914
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8602766 3rd March 1916 - 3rd September 1916
1916
children Ellen Budd Source:8602766 12th April 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded. Mine shock in the field. Remained at duty. Hospital/Intitution Source:8602766 4th June 1916
1916
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8602766 4th June 1916
1916
dates Age 30 Source:7298233 3rd September 1916
1916
missing Source:8602766 3rd September 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Recorded initially as missing. Service record then had a note added 25-7-1917 saying "Regarded for official purposes as having died on or since 3-9-16." France Source:7298233 Source:8602766 Source:8602728 3rd September 1916
marriage Florence Ada Piper Source:8602766
service British Army Private SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Source:8602766
service British Army Corporal SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Source:8602766
service British Army Sergeant SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Source:8602766
burial Villers-Brettoneux Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Map reference 57d.Q.18.c.5.9. France IIIA. F. 11. Source:7298233

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Budd
Source 7298233
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Cowden Lane, Vines Cross, Horeham Road, Sussex United Kingdom their own address known 1911-04-02
Vines Cross, Chapel Lane, Heathfield, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 1901-03-31
Vines Cross, Church Street, Heathfield, Sussex United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-05
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Private
British Army SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Corporal
British Army SD/270 Royal Sussex Regiment Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jack Budd son 1907-06-14
Florence Budd daughter 1909-09-12
Alice Maud Budd daughter 1912-12-12
Ellen Budd daughter 1916-04-12
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Budd father
Eliza mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alfred Baker step-brother 1883
Rosey Budd sister 1882
Georgie Budd brother 1884
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Ada Piper wife -
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Ruddy Blue Dark brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-07 5'3"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-07 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
Medal Index Cards Transcription Yvonne27542
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
Southdown Battalions 1914-1918 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Yvonne27542
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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The London Gazette - 25th July 1916 - DCM citation Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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