Joined: 09 Jan 2007
Location: St John's Town of Dalry
|Posted: Mon Mar 28, 2011 3:40 pm Post subject: Pilot Officer Robert Reid, Dumfries
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Located in Dumfries Academy at OS Map Ref: NX 972 764
This memorial plaque was presented to the school on 15th November 2010 and has been placed in the entrance display cabinet until a decision is made on its permanent position. His son was present at the ceremony.
He was in 46 Sqn during the battle of Britain and killed in a Mosquito over Norway in 1945 whilst a member of 235 Sqn.
Name: REID, ROBERT
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Squadron Leader
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 235 Sqdn.
Date of Death: 23/03/1945
Service No: 80836
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 265.
Memorial: RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL