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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Leo N.
Soldier Last Name
Albert
Rank
Private
Regiment
Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_A_017
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
Albert, Leo N.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Place
Preston [Hometown]
Kitchener [Residence]
Geographic Access
Preston, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Access Restriction
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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
1906
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
A group studio portrait of the Alert baseball team in 1906. The team members and club officials are arranged in three rows. A bat, glove, baseball and catcher's mask sit in front of the assembled group. A player, seated on the far left, is holding a bat. The players are in uniform. The image shows…
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P008006
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
33.7 cm (W) X 25.2 cm (H)
46 cm (W) X 35.2 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1906
Date of Publication
1906
Scope and Content
A group studio portrait of the Alert baseball team in 1906. The team members and club officials are arranged in three rows. A bat, glove, baseball and catcher's mask sit in front of the assembled group. A player, seated on the far left, is holding a bat. The players are in uniform. The image shows the names of the players and team officials below the image.
Storage Location
Oversize Box 3
Name Access
Brent, J.
Wideman, A.
Totzke, H.
Harmer, J.
McGinnis, J.
Plomski, W.
Miller, G.
Englert, G.
Clarke, G.
Gleiser, J.
Wideman, N.
Dechert, J.
Ritz, A.
Alert Baseball Club
Alerts Baseball Club
Subject Access
Athletes
Baseball
Group portraits
Baseball team (Kitchener, Ont.)
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
The individuals in the image have been identified as follows: Standing back row, from left to right: J. Brent, A. Wideman, H. Totzke, Mgr. Com. (wearing suit and tie), J. Harmer, J. McGinnis and W. Plomski. Seated, middle row, left to right: G. Miller, G. Englert, Mgr. & Capt., A. Ritz, Sec. & Treas. (wearing suit and tie, seated on floor), G. Clarke, Pres. (wearing suit and tie, seated on chair), J. Gleiser, N. Wideman. Seated on floor, in front: J. Dechert and N. Totzke. The original image is in poor physical condition. There are scratches, stains and what looks to be a paint drop on the image and the mat is scraped and worn.
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
Photograph Collection
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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Thomas W.
Soldier Last Name
Alexander
Rank
Private
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_024
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
Alexander, Thomas W.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Hespeler
Geographic Access
Hespeler, 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
Alexander, Thomas See also Alexander, James [clipping] 22 Mar 1945 Pte. T.W. Alexander Killed in Action [image] The tragic word that their son, Pte. Thomas Ward Alexander, 20, had given his life in action with the canadian forces in Germany, was received by Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Alexander, Queen St. East, last evening. Pte. Alexander was born in this district and at the time of his enlistment was employed at the Hespeler Furniture Co., Ltd. plant. He went overseas shortly after the Christmas season. He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. Alexander of Hespeler, four brothers, two of whom are now serving with the Canadian forces overseas, Cpl. James Alexander, whose home is at Sheffield, and Paratrooper Jack Alexander, and Roddie and Hugh Alexander at home; and two sisters, Mrs. R. Winfield, Silver Heights, and Mrs. C. Orton, of London.
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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.
. and Mrs. Percy Shilling of 111 Victoria St. N. He is on 30 days' leave, and is to report to hospital
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
W.J.
Soldier Last Name
Allard
Rank
Private
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_026
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
Allard, W.J.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Kitchener
Geographic Access
Kitchener, 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
Allard, W.J. [clipping] Kitchener Record 28 Aug 1944 2 Wounded Men Glad to Be Home Two Kitchener men who suffered shrapnel wounds overseas returned to their homes late Saturday. They are Pte. W.J. Allard, wounded in the hip, and Pte. Percy Shilling, Jr., whose left arm was seriously injured by shrapnel. Pte. Allard declines to talk and just wants to be quiet. Pte. Shilling is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Shilling of 111 Victoria St. N. He is on 30 days' leave, and is to report to hospital at London, Ont. Pte. Allard lives on Water St. South.
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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Frank
Soldier Last Name
Allcroft
Rank
Battery Sergeant Major
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_027
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
Allcroft, Frank
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Kitchener
Geographic Access
Kitchener, 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
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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Carl
Soldier Last Name
Allemang
Rank
n/a
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_029
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
Allemang, Carl
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Kitchener
Geographic Access
Kitchener, 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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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
N.
Soldier Last Name
Anderson
Rank
Lance Corporal
Regiment
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_A_043
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
Anderson, N.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
n/a
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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Kitchener Public Library
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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
E.M.
Soldier Last Name
Ansell
Rank
Lieutenant-Colonel
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_053
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
Ansell, E.M.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
n/a
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
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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.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
William
Soldier Last Name
Armstrong
Rank
Lieutenant
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_062
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
Armstrong, William
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Waterloo
Geographic Access
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), 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
(clipping) 28 August 1944 William Armstrong (image) RETURNS - Lieut. William Armstrong, son of Mr. and Mrs. G.G. Armstrong, 105 Norman St., Waterloo is back in Canada for instructional purposes. He served in Sicily, Italy and England.
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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.
months. He was an employee of Arnold Bros. before joining up. (KDRIS) (N) Louis Arnold, Jr. (HA) son
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Louis
Soldier Last Name
Arnold
Rank
Private
Regiment
n/a
Accession Number
WW2_A_065
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
Arnold, Louis
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
n/a
Place
Kitchener [Residence]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, 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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Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Transcription
Arnold, Pte. Louis (clipping) 12 July 1944 Pte. Arnold, in a letter received by his family Monday, believes he may be out of the war, as a result of arthritis contracted presumably by sleeping outdoors in the dampness somewhere in Normandy. Known in Kitchener as an ardent golfer, Pte. Arnold has trained as a sniper. The 34-year-old sniper enlisted in May of last year, and has been overseas about six months. He was an employee of Arnold Bros. before joining up. (KDRIS) (N) Louis Arnold, Jr. (HA) son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Arnold Sr., 219 Mill St. (CO) Arnold Bros. poolroom (PB) (blank) (FME) (blank) (PR) Pte. -- trained as sniper (DE) May 1943, overseas about six months (UE)(blank) (MS)(blank) (S) (blank)
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