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Percy Gower Reid

Caricatures by Percy Gower Reid. "Stan the dope fiend', "Bob" the canteen king - two full dooks", "Harry" full of Business", "Bilkey snatches the leather", "Pat"- working up a blast for the "Nat Goulds". Includes caricatures of Robert Bilkey and Harry Denton. Also includes reference to author Nat Gould. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira PD-1969-4-3-001. Image has no known copyright restrictions.

Caricatures by Percy Gower Reid. "Stan the dope fiend', "Bob" the canteen king - two full dooks", "H …


  • Title
  • Forenames
    Percy Gower AWMM
  • Surname
    Reid AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 41625 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
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  • Hapū
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  • Birth
    18 November 1890 AWMM DunedinOtago AWMM
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  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Jessie Reid (mother), 54a Manor Place, Dunedin, New Zealand AWMM
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Wars and conflicts

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  • War
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  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 41625 AWMM
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    WW1 Unknown AWMM Artist/Civilian AWMM
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About death

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  • Death
    6 June 1975 AWMM
    Age 84 AWMM
    ParemataWellington AWMM
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  • External links
  • References
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      60: 10 AWMM
    • Reid, P.G. (1919). Dial sights : sketches of the N.Z.F.A. / by an artillery digger. Published by New Zealand War Records for the N.Z.F.A., London. AWMM
    • Reid, P.G. [Caricatures and cartoons], PD-1969-4, Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tāmaki Paenga Hira. AWMM


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04 January 2017PatrickCanberra, AustraliaDirect descendant

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