Pilot Officer Robert Reid

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Reference WMO/273957


Dumfries Academy




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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
  • Glass Glass
  • Metal Brass
  • Paper Paper
  • Timber Timber (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
About the memorial: Brass Plaque on wooden backboard with framed photograph. He was in 46 Sqn during the battle of Britain and killed in a Mosquito over Norway in 1945 whilst a member of 235 Sqn.
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Presented to Dumfries Academy upon the/70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain/In HONOUR/of former pupil/Pilot Officer ROBERT REID/46 Squadron RAF/His participation in the Battle of Britain in 1940 helped to prevent/an invasion of this country and the enslavement of its people/"NEVER IN THE FIELD OF HUMAN CONFLICT/WAS SO MUCH OWED BY SO MANY TO SO FEW"/Winston Spencer Churchill House of Commons 20 August 1940/Plaque presented by the Battle of Britain Historical Society/and proudly sponsored by find my past

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