Reid, Alexander Innes

  • Township: Embro & West Zorra
  • Branch: Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force,. 1st Battalion
  • Regiment number: 6599
  • Date of birth: December 16, 1873
  • Where born: Harrington West, West Zorra Township, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada
  • Date of death: June 15, 1915
  • Wars Served: Boer War
    World War I
  • Commemorated: Vimy Menorial, Pas-de-Calais, France
  • Years of service: Sept. 20, 1914 - June 15, 1915
  • Country enlisted with: Canada

Biography

Alexander Innes Reid was born Dec. 16, 1873, in Harrington West, son of Donald and Jane (Innes) Reid. At time of his enlistment, on Sept. 20, 1914, he was an unmarried stone mason. He had also served seven months in the Boer War. He died on June 15, 1915, and is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial, Pas-de-Calais, France.

 

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