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Stephen James Reid

In memory of:

Private Stephen James Reid

October 30, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

1033040

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regt.)

Additional Information


Born:

October 3, 1896
Heart's Delight, Newfoundland and Labrador

Son of Edgar Reid and Julia Anne Reid (Crocker). He is also commemorated on page 314 of the First World War Book of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 104 of the Newfoundland Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

XI. A. 16.

Location:

Passchendaele (Passendale) New British Cemetery lies 10.5 Kms north-east of Ieper town centre on the S'Graventafelstraat, a road leading from St Jan to Passendale. Two roads connect Ieper town centre onto the Zonnebeekseweg; the Torhoutstraat leads from the market square onto a small roundabout. At the roundabout the first right turn is Basculestraat. At the end of Basculestraat, there is a crossroads and Zonnebeekseweg is the turning to the left. 7 Kms along the Zonnebeekseweg, in the village of Zonnebeke, lies the left hand turning onto the Langemarkstraat (further on this street name changes to Zonnebekestraat). 2 Kms along this road, and after passing Dochy Farm New British Cemetery, lies the right hand turning onto the 'S Graventafelstraat. 4 Kms along the 'S Graventafelstraat, and after passing the New Zealand Memorial, lies the cemetery on the left hand side of the road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Stephen James Reid– Stephen James Reid, born on October 3, 1896, in Heart's Delight,Nfld.
Stephen was barely 21 when he died on October 30,1917.  - Picture sent by Stephen to his sister Lavinia Reid of Heart's Delight, NFLD.
  • Cemetery Entrance– Entrance … Passchendaele New British Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Cemetery– Cemetery … Passchendaele New British Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker– Grave marker … Passchendaele New British Cemetery … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Grave Marker– Photo courtesy of Wilf Schofield, England

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