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John Reid (Jack)
  • Basic Info
  • 1894-1917
  • 1918-1920
  • 1920-1937
Parents Joseph
Mary Veitch Bardsley
Born Thursday 12 July 1894 at 8.45 am
Cleveland Lodge, Northenden
Birth Certificate
Married 01 October 1919
Kathleen Bardsley
St Mary's Church, Crumpsall, Manchester
Marriage Certificate
John Stewart 25 November 1920
William Reid 24 May 1922
Mary 27 August 1926
05 May 1937
Overton Farm, Stottesdon, Bridgnorth
Buried Tonge Cemetery
Death Certificate
Family Grave, Tonge Cemetery, Bolton
12 July 1894 Born at 8.45 am, Cleveland Lodge, Northenden
(from the Family Bible - Page 6)
Birth Certificate
  Preparatory School?  

Shrewsbury School , The Schools, Shrewsbury, SY3 7BA [Location]

11 June 1915 Notice of promotion from temporary Lieutenant to temporary Captain in the London Gazette. 21
17 April 1917

Awarded the Military Cross.

Citation for the award was published in the London Gazette.

"For conspicuous gallantry when in charge of a raiding party. Although wounded, he rallied his men and successfully rushed
the trench, killing one of the enemy and capturing another. He set a splendid example to his men."

01 May 1917

Awarded the Croix de Guerre.

Notice published in the London Gazette.

26 June 1918 Notice of promotion from temporary Captain to temporary Major in the London Gazette. 24
1918/1919 Afternoon tea at the Brown's in the conservatory, 14 Oxford Road, Southport. 24/25
04 April 1919 Notice of relinqusih of commission in London Gazette. 25
01 October 1919 Married Kathleen Bardsley
St Mary's Church, Crumpsall, Manchester (by Rev J Lightfort)
Marriage Certificate
27 November 1920 John Stewart (son) born. 26
24 May 1922 William Reid (son) born. 28
27 August 1926 Mary (daughter) born. 32
1933 Family photo with Mary Veitch and William's families. 39
05 May 1937

Died at Overton Farm, Stottesdon, Bridgnorth (Upper Overton, Middleton Scriven, Bridgnorth, Shropshire WV16 6AG) with Ivor Lloyd MB present, who certified the death.

From the death certificate, it appears that the cause of death was:

a) pulmonary abscess
b) lobar pneumonia
c) influenza
07 July 1937 Published probate. -
08 March 1938 Notice for claimants against the estate of JRH in the London Gazette. -

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