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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
Tom
Soldier Last Name
Mercer
Rank
Aircraftman First Class
Regiment
Royal Canadian Air Force
Accession Number
WW2_M_250
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
Mercer, Tom
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Royal Canadian Air Force
Place
Albion Park [Hometown]
Galt [Residence]
Geographic Access
Albion Park, Ontario
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
Transcription
Mercer, Tom (clipping) 1943 (image) Tom Mercer (clipping) Dec 1943 Galt AC1 Tom Mercer, son of G. Mercer, 155 Grand avenue south, has been with the R.C.A.F. since february as an air frame mechanic. Aircraftman Mercer was born at Albion Park, North York township. He attended St. Andrew's school and Galt Collegiate and was working at P.W. Gardiner and Son when he enlisted. He is a member of the United church. Tom Mercer was on the cadet rifile team at the Collegiate.
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