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McConnell, Wiliam 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. Card also includes a red slash.
McConnell, William James Sapper. Enlisted February 28, 1916 with 111th Battalion of South
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_M_025
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 includes a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
McConnell, William James
Doabs, Elizabeth
Brooks, Louise
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th South Waterloo Battalion
Place
Garafraxa, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Garafraxa, Ontario
Preston, 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
McConnell, William James Sapper. Enlisted February 28, 1916 with 111th Battalion of South Waterloo. Protestant. Born April 9, 1883 in Garafaxa and educated there. Married to Elizabeth Doabs. He has been discharged and is living on Guelph Street, Preston, Ontario. He was in uniform for three years and two years overseas. He was wounded on one occasion by shrapnel. Louise Brooks, Wellington Street, Preston
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