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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Christopher Jonathan Reid

In memory of:

Corporal Christopher Jonathan Reid

August 3, 2006

Kandahar, Afghanistan

Military Service






Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry


Canadian Forces Decoration, Sacrifice Medal (Posthumous), Mention in Dispatches, Citation awarded on June 4, 2008

Additional Information


September 21, 1971

Son of Thomas and Angela Reid of Truro, Nova Scotia.

Commemorated on Page 220 of the In the Service of Canada (1947 - 2014) Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

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  • Photo of Christopher Jonathan Reid– Corporal Christopher Jonathan Reid of the 1st Battalion Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry based in Edmonton was killed when his LAV III vehicle struck an improvised explosive device at 4:20 a.m. Kandahar time August 3, 2006. The incident occurred near the village of Pashmul located approximately 25 kilometres southwest of Kandahar City.

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