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Name:
Sidney Kidd
Casualty No.:
Initials:
S
Service No.:
1723
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
South Bank, Yorkshire
Age at Death:
21
Ranks:
Private
Unit:
Durham Light Infantry 50th Division, 151st Brigade, 6th Battalion
Teesdale Township:
Place Enlisted:
Middleton-in-Teesdale
Home Address:
Bluebell Inn, Middleton-in-Teesdale
Civilian Employment:
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Date of Death:
1-January-1916
Place of Death:
Battles & Campaigns:
UK Commemorated:
Overseas Commemorated:
Thiepval Memorial
Buried:
Decoration and Medals:
Service :
Army
Service Records:
Family Details:

Son of Robert and Elizabeth Kidd, who both died when he was a child. The 1911 census lists Sidney as living at the Bluebell Inn with his grandparents Matthew and Annie Coltman, who were the proprietors. He left behind a twin sister, Nora Kidd.

Notes:

Teesdale Mercury-22/10/1919: Notes from the higher dales: Service to dedicate marble tablet

Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2

Private Sid Kidd, Middleton, was killed in action - now been officially confirmed

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Sources:
First Name: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2; Last Name: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2; Initials: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Service: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Unit: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Ranks: MiT UTASS project data; cwgc.org; Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2; Service Number: DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Place of Birth: MiT UTASS project data; Age at Death: DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Place Enlisted: DLI Collection; Home Address: MiT UTASS project data; Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2; Cause of Death: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2; Date of Death: MiT UTASS project data; DLI Collection; cwgc.org; Overseas Commemorated: MiT UTASS project data; DLCollection ccwgc.org; Family Details: Teesdale Mercury-27/12/1916: Upper dale notes: DLI Collection; Local Memorials: www.newmp.org.uk; Teesdale Townships: Teesdale Poor L:aw Union 1914; Notes: Teesdale Mercury 27.12.1916 - Page 5: Column 2;