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Name

Lieutenant Adam Ernest Reid

Born

1893-07-13

From

Occupation

School Teacher

Religion

Presbyterian

Death

1916-09-17

Killed

Missing in Action

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Service Record 1


Highest Rank

Lieutenant

Conflict

Battalion

Enlistment Date

1915-10-28


Service Record 2


Highest Rank

Lieutenant

Conflict

Battalion

54th Battalion

Enlistment Date

1915-10-28



Notes

Newspapers state that Lt. Reid received the DSO for his actions during the raid that cost him his life. No military records have yet been found to confirm this award, or the Military Cross for which he was recommended in the 54th Battalion Diary.




Sources & Links

History of the County of Bruce Vol. 2
Bruce County Historical Society military project, A2016.007.001dd
- Library & Archives Canada
- War Graves Commission
- Book of Rememberance
- Canadian Virtual War Memorial



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This section, including captions, is a work in progress, with an expected completion date of Dec. 31, 2019. Please contact us with any questions about these images: archives@brucecounty.on.ca; 519-797-2080.


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