Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Christopher Jonathan Reid

In memory of:

Corporal Christopher Jonathan Reid

August 3, 2006

Kandahar, Afghanistan

Military Service


Age:

34

Force:

Army

Unit:

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry

Citation(s):

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

Additional Information


Born:

September 21, 1971

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

Commemorated on Page 220 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a 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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