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Herbert Arthur Reid

chartered telecommunications engineer

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.

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