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Kenneth Herschel Reid

Kenneth Herschel REIDAge: 31 years19131945

Kenneth Herschel REID
Given names
Kenneth Herschel
Birth July 21, 1913 34 29

Birth of a sisterJoyce Evelyn REID
February 29, 1916 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Andrew REID
June 7, 1924 (Age 10 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth TREMLETT
December 20, 1924 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherRichard Henry CHENOWETH
May 22, 1932 (Age 18 years)
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Birth of a son
John Henry REID
February 4, 1939 (Age 25 years)

Birth of a daughter
Olive REID
1941 (Age 27 years)

Death of a daughterOlive REID
1944 (Age 30 years)

Death January 12, 1945 (Age 31 years)
Cause of death: KIA at sea WW2
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Wilhelmina Margaret ChenowethWilhelmina Margaret CHENOWETH
Birth: November 1, 1883 30 25Durbanville, Cape Colony
Death: January 26, 1964Blakes Private Old Age Home, Beach Road, Strand, Cape Province, Republic of South Africa.
Marriage: September 13, 1905Durbanville, Cape Colony
17 months
elder sister
Olive ReidOlive REID
Birth: February 18, 1907 28 23Bellville, Cape Province, Union of South Africa.
Death: October 20, 1980Wynberg, Western Province, Republic of South Africa
14 months
elder sister
Birth: May 2, 1908 29 24Bellville, Cape Province, Union of South Africa.
Death: August 17, 1995Pinelands, Cape Province, Republic of South Africa
20 months
elder brother
Douglas Maclear ReidDouglas Maclear REID
Birth: December 23, 1909 31 26Bellville, Cape Province, Union of South Africa
Death: September 26, 1985Pinelands, Cape Province, Republic of South Africa
2 years
elder brother
19 months
3 years
younger sister
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3 years

GEN: KIA Friday 12 Jan 1945, HMSAS Treern, South African Naval Forces GEN: Signalman, 562143V GEN: Memorial at Plymouth, Devon UK All issue deceased at 30-1-1964 when mother's death notice completed 45/01/12 Whaler TREERN (On loan to SANF, R, 247t, 1929) Sunk by mine off E Coast of Greece only one survivor Whaler (whale catcher 247/1929) converted to Minesweeper in 1941 Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 95, Column 2. Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL Went down with his Ship which was mined. Stayed at his post sending distress signal and position. His "Fist" was recognised by other signallers. There was only one survivor from this sinking!
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