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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
Alfred
Soldier Last Name
O'Krafka*
Rank
Flying Officer
Regiment
Royal Canadian Air Force
Accession Number
WW2_O_008
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
O'Krafka*, Alfred
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Royal Canadian Air Force
Place
Cambridge [Hometown]
Geographic Access
Cambridge, 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
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1944
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Roland Angus Knack, in military uniform.
  1 image
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P010369
Material Details
Photographs
Physical Description
5.8 cm (W) X 9.5 cm (H)
6.3 cm (W) X 9.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
1944
Date of Publication
1944
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Roland Angus Knack, in military uniform.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Knack, Roland Angus, 1914-2008
Place
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Cambridge, Ontario
Notes
Angus Knack was born 16 Jan 1914 in Preston, Ont. He enrolled in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Corps in 1944 and served in Ottawa, Ont., England and the Netherlands. He returned home to Preston in October 1945 and was employed by Werlich Industries until his retirement at age 57. He died on 9 Nov 2008. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
Images
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