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Wilson, Thomas Harold

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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red slash and a red star.
Wilson, Thomas Harold Sergeant Gunner. Enlisted with the artillery. Mrs. Thomas Wilson
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_W_204
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
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 red slash and a red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Wilson, Thomas Harold
Wilson, Thomas (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
11th Battery
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
Wilson, Thomas Harold Sergeant Gunner. Enlisted with the artillery. Mrs. Thomas Wilson of Hespeler is his mother. He won the Military Medal at the Battle of Cambrai for bravery on the field and while under shell fire. He enlisted August 11, 1914 with the 4th Battery, reorganized to the famous 11th Battery. He went through every battle from Neuve Chappelle to Cambrai. He was wounded at Cambrai, September 2, 1918.
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