(1832 - 1904)
Home State: Pennsylvania
Branch of Service: Infantry
A teamster in Foster Township, Schuykill County by 1860, he enrolled on 23 September 1861 in Company K, 96th Pennsylvania Infantry, as Captain.
On the Campaign
Colonel Cake wrote of him at Crampton's Gap on 14 September 1862:
Captain Budd, Company K, also fought gallantly, leading his men bravely in the fight, capturing prisoners with his own hands.
The rest of the War
Discharged on a Surgeon’s Certificate on 31 August 1863.
After the War
He operated a lumber business in Williamstown. Originally buried in the old Catholic Cemetery in Williamstown, he was reinterred about 1985.
References & notes
1832; County Laois, IRELAND
1904; burial in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Williamstown, PA