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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_E_051
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
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Ertel, Joseph Zuber
Lantz, E. C.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
United States Army
310th Engineers
Place
Alsace, Alsace, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Argonne, Champagne-Ardenne, France [Place of military service]
Detroit, Michigan, United States [Place of enlistment]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Alsace, France
England
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), Ontario
Argonne, Champagne-Ardenne, France
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Ertel, Joseph Zuber Private. Born at Bloomingdale, Ont. and drafted by the U.S. Army at Detroit, June 24, 1918. He was at the time 28 years of age. He joined the 310th Engineers, No. 2984594, and went to Camp Custer, Michigan. He went to England and in two days was sent to France and served in the following actions- Alsace-Lorraine August 14 to September 5, 1918. Argonne Forest September 8 to October 16, 1918. Returned to U.S. in January, 1919. He was gassed slightly but sustained no wounds. He now lives at 168 Moore Ave., Waterloo, but his mother still resides at the old farm home in Bloomingdale. Honorable discharged. E.C. Lantz, 304 Western Ave., West Toronto 9.
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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.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_L_021
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Lantz, Edner
Lantz, E. C.
Subject Access
Military discharges
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries
25th Reserve Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Canada, Canada, Canada [Birthplace and place of residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
France
England
Canada
Kitchener, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Lantz, Edner Private. Enlisted at Kitchener April 10, 1916 with 118th Battalion. He was born in Canada and his next of kin is Mrs. Charles Lantz, 601 King Street West, Kitchener. He went overseas in January 1917, with the first draft of the 118th Battalion, and attached to the 25th reserve, Branschott Camp, England, transferred to the Forestry Corps, and served with them from July 1917 to the end of the war in northern and southern France. Returned to Canada, March 1918. Discharged at end of March or beginning of April, with approximately three years' service. Honourably discharged as physically unfit, March 21, 1919 and is in receipt of a pension for injury incurred in service. E.C. Lantz, 304 Western Avenue, West Toronto 9.
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