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Herbert Arthur Reid

Herbert Arthur Reid, British chartered telecommunications engineer. Served to captain Royal Artillery, 1939-1947.

Background

  • Reid, Herbert Arthur was born on July 17, 1918 in Buckie, Banffshire, Scotland. Son of Herbert Arthur and Margaret (Geddes) Reid.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, London University, 1953.

    Career

    • With Post Office telecommunications, 1937-1979, last position in computer systems engineering division of headquarters.

    Works

    • Editor: Local Telecommunications Networks, 1968. Chairman governors Merton College, Morden, Surrey, 1971-1985.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to captain Royal Artillery, 1939-1947. Clubs: The Fly Dressers Guild (secretary since 1980) Wembley Fly Fishers (president) (London).

    Connections

    • Married Marjorie Gertrude Gibbs, September 6, 1952. Children: Jennifer Margaret, Peter Geddes, Anthony Paul, Michael James.
    • father: Herbert Arthur Reid
    • mother: Margaret (Geddes) Reid
    • spouse: Marjorie Gertrude Gibbs
    • children: Jennifer Margaret Reid
    • Peter Geddes Reid
    • Anthony Paul Reid
    • Michael James Reid
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