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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_A_036
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Cards
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Allen, Winn
Allen, Felix
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
England
Ayr, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Allen, Winn Private. Enlisted December 14, 1915 with the 111th Battalion at Ayr. He was born in England and his next of kin is Felix Allen, 366 Prescott Rd., Old Swan, Liverpool, Eng.
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Appleyard, Joe Clarence

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. The card also bears a red slash.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_A_054
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Cards
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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. The card also bears a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Appleyard, Thomas Clarence
Appleyard, Joseph (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Roseville, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Roseville, Ontario
Ayr, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Appleyard, Joe Clarence Private. Enlisted March 20, 1916 with 111th Batt. Transferred to 4th Battalion. Presbyterian. Born March 4, 1898 at Galt and educated at Roseville Public School. Single. He was discharged Dec. 1918 and is now living at R.R. 2, Ayr, Ontario. He was wounded April 1917. His next of kin is Mrs. Joseph Appleyard, R.R.2. Ayr, Ontario. Agnes Ronald, R.R. 2 Ayr, Ontario.
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Appleyard, William Byecroft

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. The card bears a red cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_A_055
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Cards
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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
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. The card bears a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Appleyard, William Byecroft
Mullet, Louise
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Barlin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Barlin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
Ayr, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Notes
Private William Byecroft Appleyard is buried in the Barlin Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France His grave reference is II. D. 27.
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Appleyard, William Byecroft Private. Enlisted March 18, 1916 with 111th Batt. Transferred to 4th Canadian Battalion. Presbyterian. Born at Galt in 1896. Married to Louise Mullet who lives at R.R. No. 2 Ayr. (Mrs. W.B. Appleyard). Died of wounds at 4th Clearing Station, France September 24, 1917. Agnes Ronald, R.R. 2 Ayr, Ontario.
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Bergey, Gordon Clemens

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_B_121
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Cards
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bergey, Gordon Clemens
Bergey, Augusta
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Canada, Canada, Canada [Birthplace]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Canada
Ayr, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Bergey, Gordon Clemens Private. Enlisted at Galt, March 21, 1916 with the 111th Battalion. He was born in Canada and his next of kin is Mrs. Augusta Bergey, Roseville, Ontario. His address is Ayr, R.R. 1.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph, a red cross and a red slash.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_137
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Cards
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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, a red cross and a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Birley, Cecil George
Birley, Kathleen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
75th Battalion
84th Battalion
Place
Bramshot, England, United Kingdom [Place of death and burial]
Somme, Centre, France [Place of military service and wounding]
Alexander, Manitoba, Canada [Birthplace]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Bramshot, England
Somme, Centre, France
Alexander, Manitoba
England
Ayr, Ontario
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Birley, Cecil George Private. Enlisted August 28, 1915 with 84th Infantry Battalion and transferred to 75th Battalion. Presbyterian. Born at Alexander, Manitoba June 8, 1892. Educated at Grand View, Tranquility and Paris Plains North Public Schools. Moved to Waterloo County with his parents in 1912. Unmarried. His mother is Mrs. Kathleen Birley, R.R.3 Ayr, Ontario. He left Canada with 84th Battalion June 12, 1916 and after two days' leave in England he was put in training for scout and sniper with 75th Battalion. He went to France about August 1, 1916. Wounded in action at Somme August 31, 1916 with machine gun bullet through spine. Died September 17, 1916 in Frencham Hospital, Bramshott, England.
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Brandon, John Charles

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_223
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Cards
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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 includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Brandon, John Charles
Harriott, David (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of memorial]
Courcelette, Picardie, France [Place of death]
Aston Clinton, England, United Kingdom [Place of birth]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Courcelette, Picardie, France
Aston Clinton, England
Ayr, Ontario
Notes
Private John Brandon (Regimental/Service #123049), enlisted on September 1, 1915 in London, ON with the 70th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was born on February 4, 1893 in Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire, England. At the time of his enlistment he was not married and his occupation was a farmer. He listed his next of kin as Annie Brandon (Mother) of Aston Clinton, England. He also had a sister, Mrs. F. Hill of Orme House, 35 Strode Road Willisden Green, London NW. He listed his religion as Church of England. His unit sailed from Halifax on the SS Lapland on April 26, 1916 and arrived in England on May 3, 1916. His wartime records indicate that he was transferred to the 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion (Quebec Regiment) upon his arrival in France on June 7, 1916. John was killed in action at the Battle of Courcelette on September 15, 1916. He was 23 years of age. His sacrifice is honoured at the Vimy Memorial in France. His soldier card indicated that his next of kin was Mrs. David Harriot of Ayr. Mrs. Harriot is listed as next of kin for Private Frederick Bratten (see identifier WW1_B_226). However, Mrs. Harriot is not recorded as next of kin in John Brandon's service file. The regimental/service number for John Brandon and Frederick Bratten are sequential and both enlisted in London on the same day (September 1, 1915).
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Brandon, John Private. He was killed in action. His next of kin is Mrs. David Harriott, Kapuskasing, Ontario. His home was in Ayr, Ontario.
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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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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_226
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Cards
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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
Bratten, Frederick
Bratton, Frederick
Harriott, D. (Mrs.)
Harriot, David
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
4th Battalion
70th Battalion
Place
Sussex, England, United Kingdom [Place of birth]
Somme, Champagne-Ardenne, France [Place of death]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Sussex, England
Somme, Champagne-Ardenne, France
Ayr, Ontario
Notes
Private Frederick Bratten (Regimental/Service #123048/#401653), enlisted on September 1, 1915 in London, Ontario, with the 70th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF). He was born in Sussex, England on December 15, 1896. He was the foster son of David Harriot of Ayr, Ontario where he resided at the time of his enlistment. Harriot had lived in Kapuskasing, Ontario previously. Bratten was not married and his occupation was a farmer. His wartime records indicate that he was transferred to the 33rd Battalion on October 28, 1915, and that the unit sailed March 17, 1916 and arrived in England on March 25th. He was subsequently transferred to the 4th Battalion, CEF on June 28, 1916. Frederick was previously reported missing and then killed in action at the Battle of the Somme, October 8, 1916. He was 19 years of age. His sacrifice is honoured at the Vimy Memorial in France. Frederick's service records indicate that his surname was Bratten, not Bratton as noted on the soldier card. Mrs. David Harriot of Ayr, Ontario is also shown as next of kin for John Charles Brandon (see identifier WW1_B_223), but not recorded in Brandon's service file. The regimental/service number for John Brandon and Frederick Bratten are sequential and both enlisted in London on the same day (September 1, 1915).
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Bratton, Frederick Private. He was killed in action. His home was in Ayr and his next of kin is Mrs. D. Harriott, Kapuskasing, Ontario.
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_B_317
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Cards
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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.
Name Access
Burchill, George
Burchill, G. (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
71st Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
England
Ayr, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Burchill, George Private. Enlisted at Ayr, October 16, 1915 with the 71st Battalion. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. G. Burchill, 35 Concession St., Galt.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains a red cross.
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WW1_C_037
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Cards
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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 contains a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Carpenter, John
Carpenter, Alice Maud
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Brighton, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium [Place of death]
Geographic Access
Ayr, Ontario
Brighton, England
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium
Notes
Private John Carpenter was born on 8 Jan. 1879 in Brighton, Sussex, England. At the time of his enlistment, John was married to Alice Maud Carpenter and living in Ayr, ON. He and Alice had three children, Charles, John and Frank. His religion was listed as Church of England, and his trade as machinist. John Carpenter enlisted with the 111th Battalion at Galt, ON on 1 Feb. 1916. His regimental number was 730452. On 9 Sept. 1916, he sailed from Halifax on the SS Tuscania. John gave his life in action during the Battle of Passchendaele on 7 Nov. 1917, while serving with the 4th Battalion.
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Carpenter, John. Private. Enlisted in Galt, February 1, 1916 with the 11th Battalion. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Alice Maud Carpenter, Ayr, Ontario.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_C_050
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Cards
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Cassady, Ernest
Cassay, Charles Ernest
Cassady, Charles William
Cassady, Annie
Kerr, Agnes
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Detroit, Michigan, United States [Place of residence]
Oxford, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Oxford, Ontario
Ayr, Ontario
Notes
Private Charles Ernest Cassady was born on January 14th, 1895 in Oxford County, Ontario. He joined the 215th Battalion on March 20th, 1916. Ernest was the son of Charles William and Annie Cassady. He was a Methodist and was a plumber by trade. After the war, he married Agnes Kerr on July 1st, 1922. Agnest and Ernest, along with their son Jack, moved to Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan in 1925. Ernest Cassady died in March 1966.
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Cassady, Ernest. His home is near Ayr, Ontario.
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