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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.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_C_045
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 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 1
Name Access
Carthy, Eric
Carthy, J.
Carthy, J. (Mrs.)
Carthy, Beatrice
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Canadian Mounted Rifles
18th Battalion
Place
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service and death]
Ashton-under-Lyne, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Belgium
Ashton-under-Lyne, England
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
Carthy, Eric Private. Enlisted January 1915 with 7th Mounted Rifles and transferred to 18th Battalion. Church of England. Born in Ashton-under Lyne. England on March 13, and educated at Parish Church School. He was killed in action December 26, 1915 somewhere in Belgium. He went overseas in April 1915. His parents are Mr. and Mrs. J. Carthy, 57 Nelson Ave.,Kitchener, Ontario. Beatrice Carthy, 57 Nelson Ave., Kitchener.
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