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Robert Reid King, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1899
Westmount
Quebec, Canada
Death: Nov. 2, 1981
Calgary
Alberta, Canada

Born in Montreal, the second son of Robert Reid King Sr and Annie Houston, both from County Donegal, Ireland.

Just at the start of WWI his parents moved to Calgary where Robert worked as a bookkeeper for a dairy company until enlisting in 1917, following his brother.

Robert served with the Canadian Field Artillery, 78th Depot Battalion. The 1916 census lists his brother William as a POW; he returned safely.

After Robert's return he married Caroline Margaret Hinchey from Manitoba and they had three children including:

Unknown King
Margaret Caroline King 1922 1995
Robert Reid King III 1924 1996

His brother William is buried at Beechmount, Edmonton.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Caroline Margaret Hinchey King (1901 - 1987)
 
Inscription:

KING
R. REID
1899 - 1981
CAROLINE M.
1901 - 1987
In Loving Memory
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Calgary
Calgary Census Division
Alberta, Canada
Plot: Lot 1, Block 15 Sect B
 
Created by: Fay Carmichael
Record added: Aug 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95865061
Robert Reid King, Jr
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Robert Reid King, Jr
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- WWI Canadian Field Artillery, 78th Depot Battalion
 Added: May. 21, 2013

- for cousin Reid
 Added: May. 21, 2013
 
 
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