Biography and Notes
1st son of Charles S. Cassidy, Royal Navy Reservist of the Union Castle Steamship Line, by Catherine Startin. Educated at Christ's Hospital, Sussex.
In the Great War; 2nd Lieut. Highland Light Infantry August 1914; Lieut. 2 Feb. 1915; Captain 12 December 1915 3rd Batallion (reserve) and sometime Adjutant. Served in France with 1st Gordon Highlanders and in Mesopotamia with Highland Light Infantry. He held the 1914-15 Star, British War medal, and Allies (Victory) medal.
He was employed in the firm of Tootal, Broadhurst, Lee and Co. of Manchester and living in Vienna.
He married secondly, in June 1931 in Vienna, Jean, younger daughter of Wilding of Bottesford, nr.