We remember Fergus Hamilton Reid

We remember Fergus Hamilton Reid

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Timeline

Timeline

1856
sibling James Henry Erskine Reid Source:9542100 1856
1876
sibling Homer M. Reid Source:9541500 1876
1879
sibling Mary D. Reid Source:9541500 1879
1883
birth Monkton House, Taunton, Somerset United Kingdom Source:9542043 20th March 1883
1891
location Marine Parade, Hythe, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9541500 1891
1900
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Artillery Source:9542043 December 1900 - September 1903
1903
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Artillery Source:9542043 September 1903 - December 1913
1908
appointments Lieutenant, No 3 Mountain Battery, India Source:9542043 1908
1911
appointments Captain, Egypt and Sudan Source:8976276 1911 - 1912
1911
location Southampton (Royal Navy At Sea and in Ports Abroad) United Kingdom military residence address Source:9541494 1911
1913
service British Army Captain Royal Garrison Artillery Source:7050571 December 1913 - 16th May 1915
1914
appointments Captain, Singapore Source:9542043 1914 - January 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7050571 25th January 1915 - 16th May 1915
1915
appointments Captain, 57th Seige Battery RGA Source:9542043 January 1915 - 16th May 1915
education Mathematics Chelteham College - Boyne House United Kingdom Source:9542043
1915
death Killed in Action "Bond of Sacrifice" records "Killed at Festubert by the bursting of a shell on 16th May 1915" Festubert France Source:7050571 Source:9542043 Source:8976276 16th May 1915
1915
dates Age 32 Source:8976276 16th May 1915
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9542043 30th November 1915
location Millbrook Lodge, Millbrook, Jersey United Kingdom parents address Source:8976276
burial Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Plot IV, Row E, Grave 21 Source:8976276

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Fergus Hamilton
Initials FH
Last Name Reid
Source 3695210
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Marine Parade, Hythe, Kent United Kingdom other group residence address known 1891
Millbrook Lodge, Millbrook, Jersey United Kingdom parents address
Southampton (Royal Navy At Sea and in Ports Abroad) United Kingdom military residence address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Artillery Lieutenant
British Army Royal Artillery Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Garrison Artillery Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Major General James Reid father
Mary J. H. Reid mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Homer M. Reid brother 1876
Mary D. Reid sister 1879
James Henry Erskine Reid step-brother 1856

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, Royal Artillery War Commemoration Book, 1914-1918 Transcription Ian105013
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013
British Army, Royal Artillery officer deaths 1850-2011 Transcription Ian105013
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Ian105013
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Ian105013
Medal Index Cards Transcription Ian105013

External Evidence

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100 Years of Lord Kitchener Lodge No 3402 E.C. Ian105013
Brother - Colonel James Henry Erskine Reid Ian105013

Multimedia

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Lord Kitchener Lodge No 3402 Ian105013
Royal Garrison Artillery cap badge Ian105013
14/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
Captain Fergus Hamilton Reid James201
Fergus Hamilton Reid Ian105013
India General Service Medal with clasp "1908" Ian105013

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We remember Fergus Hamilton Reid