Name:-   Reid, James

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   32

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  14326


Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  2nd Bn., Scots Guards

Date of death:-   Saturday 24 August 1918

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Moray Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, Pas-de-Calais, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    V.D.5.

Family information:-    Son of James and Marjory Barty Reid, "Clayquhart", Blairgowrie, husband of Janet C. McVicar Reid, "Middleton", Caputh, Murthly, Perthshire.

Extra information:-    He was a gamekeeper.

Blairgowrie Advertiser 6th February, 1915 Page3

According to the East Perthshire Roll of Honour there were two men by the name of James Reid joined up at the same time.  One lived at Coralbank Terrace, the other lived at Meethill (?).  They both joined the Highland Light Infantry.  Is this a third one?

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