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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_A_032
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 1
Name Access
Allemang, A.
Allemang, Alba
Stuart, Mary Ellen
Allemang, Christian
Shantz, Barbara
Allemang, Stuart
Allemang, Raymond
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
71st Battalion
256th Construction Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Place of burial]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment, marriage and residence]
Geographic Access
France
Bridgeport, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Allemang, Alba Corporal. Alba Allemang was born April 10, 1890 in Bloomingdale, Ontario. He was the son of Christian Allemang and Barbara Shantz. He enlisted with the 71st Battalion in Berlin, Ontario on September 1, 1915 and later transferred to the 118th Battalion. He also served in the 256th Railway Construction Battalion. Allemang served in France and was discharged on March 26, 1919. Allemang married Mary Ellen Stuart on September 8, 1920 in Kitchener, Ontario. At the time of his marriage, Alba was a rubber worker. They raised two sons, Stuart and Raymond. Alba Allemang died on June 1, 1954 at the age of 64. He is buried at Bridgeport Memorial Cemetery, Kitchener, Ontario.
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Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Allemang, A. Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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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
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_321
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Burjetz, John
Burgetz, John Joseph
Burgetz, Allan
Weinstein, Julia Catherine
Buehler, Lucinda
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
R. Forbes Company (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of employment]
Breslau, Ontario, Canada [Place of burial]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Place of marriage]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
Breslau, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Private John Joseph Burgetz was born in Kitchener, Ontario on November 11, 1895 to Allan Burgetz and Julia Catherine Weinstein of R.R.#3, Kitchener, Ontario. He was drafted January 7, 1918. At the time he was a single Mennonite and a farmer, still living at his family's farm. His next of kin was his father Allan. He had a medium complexion, brown eyes and brown hair. He was only 5 feet, 1/4 inch tall. His military service act letter and number were 741043 AC. After the war, he married Lucinda Buehler on February 11, 1925 in Bloomingdale. The two had five children: Margaret, Alice, Reginald, Harold and Kenneth. John and Lucinda operated a gardening business and had a stand at the Kitchener Farmer's Market. He passed away sometime after Lucinda did (1958) and they are buried at the Memorial Gardens near Breslau, Ontario.
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Burjetz, John. Private. He was employed by the R. Forbes Company, Limited of Hespeler.
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Date Range
1939 - 1946
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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
Roy E.B.
Soldier Last Name
Croft
Rank
Flying Officer
Regiment
Royal Canadian Air Force
Accession Number
WW2_C_215
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
Croft, Roy E.B.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Royal Canadian Air Force
Place
Bloomingdale
Geographic Access
Bloomingdale, Ontario
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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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Date Range
1939 - 1946
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Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
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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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Item
Soldier First Name
S.W.
Soldier Last Name
Heintzman
Rank
Private
Regiment
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_H_165
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
Heintzman, S.W.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
Bloomingdale [Hometown]
Geographic Access
Bloomingdale, Ontario
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Date Range
1919-1921
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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 photograph and a red cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_H_280
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 photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Hummell, Vernon
Hummell, Mynella
Roedding, Ward (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service and death]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
Kitchener, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
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Hummell, Vernon Private. Enlisted October 15, 1915 with 118th Battalion of North Waterloo and left for England the following January. Born at Bloomingdale, June 24, 1893; lived at Kitchener for a number of years. He had been in France only a short time when he was killed in action September 12, 1918 by shrapnel during the Drucourt-Queant drive. He is buried in the British Military Cemetery at Vis-en-Artois, Grave 19, Plot 2, Row B. His widow, Mrs. Mynella Hummell, lives in Preston. Mrs. Ward Roedding of Kitchener is his sister.
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Joe Snyder's maple sugar bush, Bloomingdale, Ontario

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Item
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Joe Snyder's sugar bush, located in Bloomingdale, Ontario. There are sap buckets hanging from several maple trees.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000931
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
7.6 cm (W) X 7.6 cm (H)
8.9 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Joe Snyder's sugar bush, located in Bloomingdale, Ontario. There are sap buckets hanging from several maple trees.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Maples
Pails
Sugar maple tapping
Trees
Place
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Bloomingdale, Ontario
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Waterloo Historical Society
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Photograph Collection
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Joe Snyder's maple sugar bush, Bloomingdale, Ontario

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Item
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Joe Snyder's maple sugar bush and cabin, located in Bloomingdale, Ontario, in winter. There is a ladder leaning against the tree in the foreground.
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Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000940
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
7.6 cm (W) X 7.6 cm (H)
8.9 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Joe Snyder's maple sugar bush and cabin, located in Bloomingdale, Ontario, in winter. There is a ladder leaning against the tree in the foreground.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Cabins
Ladders
Smokestacks
Sugar maple tapping
Winter
Place
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Photograph Collection
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Maple sugar bush, Bloomingdale, Ontario

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a stand of trees, which have been identified as a sugar bush in Bloomingdale, Ontario.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P000932
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
7.6 cm (W) X 7.6 cm (H)
8.9 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[ca. 1965]
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of a stand of trees, which have been identified as a sugar bush in Bloomingdale, Ontario.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Maples
Sugar maple tapping
Trees
Place
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Photograph Collection
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Underwood, Clayton Elmer

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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 photograph and a red slash and cross.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_U_003
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 photograph and a red slash and cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Underwood, Clayton Elmer
Underwood, Angeline
Underwood, Vernon
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth]
Geographic Access
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
England
Bridgeport, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Underwood, Clayton Elmer Private. Enlisted January 1918 with 4th Reserve Infantry Battalion and transferred to 18th Battalion. Congregationalist. Born at Bloomingdale and educated at Bridgeport.He went overseas February 16, 1918, arriving in England March 2, 1918.When he went to France, he was wounded by a shell in the abdomen at Valenciennes and died November 11, 1918.Buried in British Soldier Cemetary Row B, Plot 2, Grave 15. Mrs. Angeline Underwood, Bridgeport, is mother. Vernon Underwood, Bridgeport.
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