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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Eldred, Albert H. [clipping] 4 Sept. 1940 Eldred Brothers [image] Albert Eldred [image] Ed
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Albert H.
Soldier Last Name
Eldred
Rank
Bugler
Regiment
"A" Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_E_035
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Eldred, Albert H.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
"A" Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Place
Galt [Residence]
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Transcription
Eldred, Albert H. [clipping] 4 Sept. 1940 Eldred Brothers [image] Albert Eldred [image] Ed. Eldred These two brothers, Albert Harold Eldred and Edward Ernest Eldred, are both on active service with the 1st Battalion H.L.I. of C. Albert is a bugler attached to "A" Company and Edward is a private attached to Headquarters Company. They are sons of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. J. Eldred, 21 Front Street. Albert was born in London, England, July 2, 1908 and Edward was born in Galt, Dec. 24, 1916. Albert is married and his wife and son and daughter (twins) live at 19 Charles St. Edward is not married. They both attended Victoria school in Galt. Edward also went to the G.C.I. Both were shoe-workers before enlisting. A third brother, Fred Eldred, is with the 2nd Btn. H.L.I. of C. and during the last war five uncles saw active service and their father was sergeant major of the 34th Battalion. Albert had been with the H.L.I. of C. for 12 years before the unit was mobilized to war strength. Both are Anglicans in religion. [KDRIS] [N] A. H. Eldred [HA] 19 Charles St., Galt [CO] Shoe Cutter [PB] London, England [FME] 12 yrs. H.L.I.of C. [PR] Pte. Bugler [DE] June 9/40 [UE] H.L.I. of C. [MS] married [S] A.H.Eldred
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Edward
Soldier Last Name
Eldred
Rank
Private
Regiment
H.Q. Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_E_036
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Eldred, Edward
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
H.Q. Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Place
Galt [Hometown]
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Fred
Soldier Last Name
Eldred
Rank
n/a
Regiment
2nd Battalion, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_E_037
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Eldred, Fred
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
2nd Battalion, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Place
Galt
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
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Eldred, William James

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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Eldred, William James Sergeant-Major. Was attached to the 29th Regiment and enlisted
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_E_024
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Eldred, William James
Eldred, Gertrude Mary
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
29th Regiment
34th Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
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
Eldred, William James Sergeant-Major. Was attached to the 29th Regiment and enlisted with the 34th Battalion at Galt, January 11, 1915. He was born in England and his next of kin is Gertrude Mary Eldred, 98 Ainslie St., Galt, Ontario.
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