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Frederick Leonard Reid

In memory of:

Private Frederick Leonard Reid

December 1, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

66275

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)

Division:

24th Bn.

Additional Information


He served as Frederick Leonard Gorman and he is commemorated on page 93 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 153 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

G. 1.

Location:

KEMMEL CHATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY is located 8 kilometres south of Ieper on a road leading from the Kemmelseweg (N331), connecting Ieper to Kemmel. From Ieper town centre the Kemmelseweg is reached via the Rijselsestraat, through the Lille Gate (Rijselpoort) and straight on towards Armentieres (N336). 900 metres after the crossroads is the right hand turning onto the Kemmelseweg (made prominent by a railway level crossing). On reaching the village of Kemmel the first right hand turning leads onto the Reningelststraat. 600 metres along the Reningelststraat lies the right hand turning onto Nieuwstraat. 500 metres along the Nieuwstraat on the right hand side of the road lies the cemetery.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Attestation Papers– Pte. Reid's attestation indicates that he also used the surname Gorman.
  • Newspaper Clipping– Memorial for Pte. Gorman, also known as Reid.
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy Keith Boswell, England

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