REID, Colin Barclay - W46104, WX29320
|Original items held by the Army Museum of Western Australia|
|Conflict||World War 2|
|Service Arm||Citizen Military Force
Australian Imperial Force
|Unit||12th Australian Advance Workshop|
|Service No.||W46104, WX29320|
|Date of Birth||28 July 1913|
|Date of Death||12 June 1998|
|Relatives||Wife - Paula Borrett
Son - Don Reid
Certificate of Service and personal papers
Newspaper clipping - "Josephine kept the flag flying", Australasian Post, December 20, 1956
Newspaper clipping - "Miracle in the Rainforest", MAN, October 1963
Photo album compiled by Colin Reid. The original photos are held by the family and only photocopies were available to digitise.
Story - "Be Good Little Brother"
"The Battle of Britain - An Air Ministry Account of the Great Days from 8th August - 31st October, 1940"
There were several copies of the "Guinea Gold" newspaper amongst the papers. They are linked here.
Routine Orders, Part 1, 11th August 1945
Passes and travel information
A.A. Book 84, A booklet giving advice for discharge from the services, revised January 1946; and other discharge information.
Obligations and Status of Officers After Termination of War Services
Demobilisation Procedure Book
This is a humorous poem written about a fellow officer, Lt Col F. J. Bradley who was CO of 12th Advanced Workshop.
Poem written by J. K Beard on 15th September 1945 - "Comrades"
Documents written in Japanese.