|Place of birth||Bombala, New South Wales|
|Occupation||No occupation living at home|
|Address||Wyndham, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth Reid, Wyndham, South Coast, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, 24th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 3450 Pte George Eugene REID, 8th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 3 July 1919.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 10 May 1917; disembarked Plymouth, England, 28 July 1917, and marched into 1st Training Bn, Durrington.
Proceeded overseas to France, 2 March 1918; taken on strength, 3rd Bn, in the field, 14 March 1918.
Detached to GHQ Small Arms School as batman, 17 March 1918; rejoined Bn, 28 March 1918.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 15 May 1919; marched into No 1 Group, Sutton Veny, 16 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Boorara', 6 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 26 August 1919, for onward travel to Sydney, discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 27 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, REID Ronald|