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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains a red slash and cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_C_062
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
20.6 cm (W) X 15.5 cm (H)
30.7 cm (W) X 25.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
Citation
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains a red slash and cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Penfold, Kate
Chalk, John
Chalk, John Frank
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
75th Battalion
Place
Bruay-la-Buissière, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Angmering, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Bruay-la-Buissière, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Angmering, England
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Chalk, John Sergeant. Enlisted November 8, 1916 with 111th Battalion of South Waterloo and transferred to 75th Battalion. Baptist. Born at Angmering, Sussex, England on May 14, 1880 and married Kate Penfold of Ferring, Sussex, England on Feb 28, 1907. He has three sons. He died of Broncho-pneumonia on Sept.6.1917 near Lens France and was buried at Bruay. His widow and family live at 40 Stanley St., Galt, Ontario. He was one year and ten months in the service of which the last seven months was in France. He was wounded in the right hand on April 2, 1917. John Frank Chalk, 40 Stanley st., Galt, Ontario
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red cross.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_M_260
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
9.8 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
17.5 cm (W) X 22.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
Citation
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Morris, Edward
Morris, Robert
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Barrie, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Barrie, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Morris, Edward Gunner. Enlisted with the 111th Battalion, March 20, 1917. He was born at Barrie but was employed at the Canadian Office and School Furniture Company of Preston. He was killed in action November 11, 1917 at the age of twenty-four. He was the son of Robert Morris.
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Ward, James Frederick

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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_W_046
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
11 cm (W) X 6.8 cm (H)
12.4 cm (W) X 8.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
Citation
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Ward, James Frederick
Ward, Emma
Trusler, Emma
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and enlistment]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Woodford, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Aubigny-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Woodford, England
Aubigny-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Notes
Private James Frederick Ward was born on September 2, 1884 in Woodford, Northamptonshire, England. He was the son of Emma Trusler (formerly Ward) of 247 St. Andrew's St., Galt, Ontario and the late Mr. Ward. He enlisted on February 7, 1916 in Galt. At the time of his enlistment, he was a machinist, single and a member of the Presbyterian Church. His regimental service number was 730484. He served in the 4th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. He died of his wounds suffered during the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 11, 1917. He is buried in the Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension in Augbigny, France.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Ward, James Frederick Private. Enlisted at Galt, February 7, 1916 with the 111th Battalion and went overseas with them on September 25, 1916. Anglican. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Trusler Ward, 247 St. Andrews Street, Galt, Ontario.
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