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Shiress Reid

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Portrait, Shiress Reid. Handwritten inscription on front reads "Kindest regards, O.S. Reid, Xmas 1916". - No known copyright restrictions

Portrait, Shiress Reid. Handwritten inscription on front reads "Kindest regards, O.S. Reid, Xmas 191 …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Shiress AWMM
  • Surname
    Reid AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    • Og AWMM
    • Thiress Reid AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/24 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 May 1888 AWMM ClarevilleCarterton AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Pre 7 September 1915 AWMM W.F.C.A, Eketahuna, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs C.S. Reid (mother), Clareville, Carterton, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 5 February 1916 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 25/24 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    Featherston camp AWMM
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 7 September 1915 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    Draper/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Charles Shiress Reid and Margaret Hunter Reid, of Clareville, Wairarapa, New Zealand.

    Although registered in the official army documents as Shiress, Mr Reid was always known as Og. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    23 December 1916 AWMM
    Age 28 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Rue-David Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Pas-de-Calais, France AWMM I. F. 24. AWMM
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  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      24: 1 AWMM
    • Beattie, P.J. & Pomeroy, M. (2013-2020). Onward : portraits of the New Zealand Expeditionary Force (vols 1-5). Auckland, New Zealand: Fair Dinkum Publications AWMM
      Vol. 3: Includes portrait AWMM
    • The Fields of Remembrance Trust: Brothers Field, Auckland Museum (Armistice, 2018) AWMM
    • Information kindly provided by family AWMM
    • Blast : the magazine of the Third Battalion of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade. John Long Ltd. ; [On board ship] : [H.M.N.Z.T. No. 42, Ulimaroa] AWMM
    • This record was partially completed by information provided by Noel George Smith and Lyn Griffiths (2021). AWMM

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