John Reid

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: May 1916
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 202926
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 23.11.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cambrai Memorial, Louverval
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 10

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 15 Vault, High St, Dundee
  • Occupation: Apprentice Driller, Caledon Shipyard, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Jane Reid, 15 Vault, High St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Robert Reid, 15 Vault, High St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Reid

John has no known grave but is remembered on the Cambrai Memorial.

John Reid   202926   Seaforth Highlanders

Private John Reid, Seaforth’s, 15 Vault, missing since 23rd November 1917.  Prior to joining in May 1916 he was an apprentice driller with the Dundee Shipbuilding Company.

Dundee People’s Journal 12th January 1918

Additional Information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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