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Abbott, George Joseph

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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
in England. His next of kin is Augustus Abbott, 205 Waterloo St., Kitchener. He served in France.
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Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Abbott, George Joseph
Abbott, Augustus
Yanke, Luella Alfrieda
Yanke, Henry
Graf, Anna
Baird, Florence
Ringle, Leona
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Drummers
Place
Plaistow, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment, residence and marriage]
Geographic Access
Plaistow, England
France
Kitchener, Ontario
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According to the 1901 England census, George Joseph Abbott was the son of Augustus Abbott and Florence Baird. He was born in Plaistow, Essex, England on 20 May 1898. He married Luella Alfrieda Yanke on 1 November 1922. At the time of his marriage, George lived at 205 Waterloo Street in Kitchener and was a rubber worker. Luella, a factory hand, aged 24, lived at 118 Waterloo Street, Kitchener and was the daughter of Henry Yanke and Anna Graf. The witness to the marriage was Leona Ringle, of 113 Edward Street, Kitchener. Both George and Luella gave their religious denomination as Lutheran.
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Abbott, George Drummer. Enlisted with the 118th Battalion on January 26, 1916. He was born in England. His next of kin is Augustus Abbott, 205 Waterloo St., Kitchener. He served in France.
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Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph, a red cross and a red slash.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Albright, Solon
Bowman, Lt. Col
Albright, Abraham
Albright, Abraham (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
48th Highlanders of Canada
241st Windsor Scottish Borderers
108th Regiment
15th Battalion
Place
Crouy, Picardie, France [Place of burial]
Italian Republic, Italy, Italy [Place of treatment]
City of London, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth and enlistment]
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Crouy, Picardie, France
Italy
London, England
Kitchener, Ontario
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Albright, Solon Captain. Enlisted November 1914 with 108th Reg. C.M. under Lt. Col Bowman. Transferred to 118th Battalion, later to 241st Windsor Scottish Borderers. Baptist. Born July 25, 1890 and was the only son of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Albright, 83 King St., West. Kitchener, Ontario. He was married and has one child. In October 1915, he went to London and qualified as lieutenant and it was with 241st Windsor Scottish Borderers that he obtained his captaincy. Left Windsor for overseas April 24, 1917 attached to 48th Highlanders. In March 1918 he was invalided to Italy with trench fever and shell-shock, returning to his battalion in May. He fell at Amiens August 8, 1918 and is buried at Crovy on the River Somme.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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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]
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France
Bridgeport, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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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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Allemang, A. Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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30.7 cm (W) X 25.5 cm (H) with mat/border
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Bach, George Conrad
Bach, Andrew
Foerter, Mina
Bach, Anna M.
Bach, Earl J.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Breslau, Ontario, Canada [Burial place]
Buffalo, New York, United States [Place of residence]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Flanders, Flanders, Belgium [Place of military service]
Wellesley, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
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Breslau, Ontario
Buffalo, New York, United States
France
Flanders, Flanders, Belgium
Wellesley (Village), Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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Bach, George Conrad Private. Regiment Number 751706. Born October 18, 1886 in Wellesley Township, Waterloo County, to Andrew Bach and Mina Foerter. Lutheran. He enlisted in Berlin, Ontario, on April 25, 1916, with the 118th Battalion, North Waterloo Overseas division. The 118th Battalion sailed from Canada January 1917 to England. The men were absorbed by the 25th Reserve Battalion of England and were the combat infantry at the front in France and Flanders. According to the 1920 US census, George was living in Buffalo, NY with his wife, Anna M. Bach and son, Earl J. Bach. George is buried at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Breslau, Ontario.
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Bach, George C. Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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Baetz, Walter Edward Enlisted May 1, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He left England for France
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Batez, Walter Edward
Baetz, John
Baetz, John (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
5th Battalion Canadian Engineers
Place
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Cherisy, Centre, France [Place of military service]
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
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Amiens, Picardie, France
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Kitchener, Ontario
Cherisy, Centre, France
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
England
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Baetz, Walter Edward Enlisted May 1, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He left England for France May 26, 1917 and joined the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion, which became the 5th Battalion, Canadian Engineers. He took part in the battle for Hill 70 on August 15, 1917. He proceeded to Ypres Salient and acted as stretcher-bearer at Passchendaele from October 17, 1917 to November 13, 1917. He was south-east of Arras during the enemy's drive in the spring of 1918. He landed on the Amiens front for the colossal drive of August 18, 1918 and followed the advance until August 27, 1918. He returned to the Arras front and followed up advance through Cherisy, Bourlon Wood, Cambrai, Valenciennes until the breakup on November 11, 1918. Marched to Germany and visited most of the important cities of the Rhineland. He was never wounded. Born October 31, 1895. Methodist. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baetz, 85 Elgin St., Kitchener.
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Barrie, Ernest George

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and was in France when the armistice was signed. He enlisted with 118th Battalion on May 18, 1916. He
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Barrie, Ernest George
Barrie, Robert (Mrs.)
Barrie, Robert
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace and residence]
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France
Galt, Ontario
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BARRIE - Ernest George - Colonel (retired) OBE, ED, CD. Peacefully at the Golden Years Nursing Home, Cambridge, on Saturday, October 21st, 1989 in his 97th year. Beloved husband of Beatrice McMurtry, dear father of Marjorie Cruickshank of Kitchener and Douglas Barrie and his wife, Talma of Waterloo, survived also by five grandsons and six great grandchildren, he was predeceased by his first wife Ruth Marie Stewart, four brothers, two sisters and his son-in-law James A. Cruickshank. Born in Galt the son of Mr. and Mrs. George R. Barrie, he attended Dickie Settlement School and the Galt Collegiate, in 1910 he joined the staff of the Bank of Toronto in Galt and during the next 5 ½ years served in eight different branches from Toronto to Vancouver, during World War 1 he enlisted as a left lieutenant with the 118th overseas Battalion raised in Kitchener from the 108th Kitchener Militia Regiment and served overseas with the 18th Battalion in France, Belgium and Germany. After demobolization[sic] in 1919 he joined a family business latterly known as the Barrie Glove and Knitting Company Limited which he managed form 1921 until his retirement in 1969. In 1922 he joined the Waterloo Regiment which in turn became the North Waterloo Regiment and the Scotts Fusiliers of Canada as he rose to command the Regiment from 1930 to 1935 and again from 1940 to 1945 between he commanded the second Infantry Brigade in 1973 he was appointed honourary Coloniel[sic] of the Highland Fusilers[sic] of Canada for a three year term he was a member of the church of St. Johns the Avangelist[sic] an honourary member of the Highland Fusiliers of Canada officers Mess a lifetime member of the Royal Canadian Legion and a former member of the K.W. Rotary Club, Kitchener Chamber of Commerce, the Granite Club and the West Mount Golf and Country Club. Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W. Kitchener, on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Removal will be made to the church of St. John the Avenagalist[sic] on Wednesday at 12 noon where the funeral and committal service will be held at 2:30 pm. Crimation[sic] to follow. As expressions of sympathy donations to the memorial fund of the Church of St. John the Avangelist[sic] will be greatly appreciated. Cambridge Reporter 23 Oct 1989.
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Barrie, Ernest, George Lieutenant. Born near Galt on the Cedar Creek Road, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Barrie. He was educated at the Galt Collegiate Institute. He enlisted with 118th Battalion and was in France when the armistice was signed. He enlisted with 118th Battalion on May 18, 1916. He is a Presbyterian and unmarried.
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England. He is married to Catherine Jones and has two children. He is still with the B.E.F in France
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Bassil, Frederick
Jones, Catherine
Willis, Ruby
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
North Watford, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
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France
North Watford, England
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Bassil, Frederick Sapper. Enlisted April 17, 1916 as a pioneer with 118th Battalion and later transferred to Engineers. Church of England. Born at Watford, England and educated at Watford and at London England. He is married to Catherine Jones and has two children. He is still with the B.E.F in France as an Engineer. He has served two years and two months. Ruby Willis, 75 Weber St. E., Kitchener
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Business College. He is still in France. His father, Mr. William Bish, lives on Herbert St. in Waterloo
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Bish, Albert E.
Bish, William
Starnaman, Mabel
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Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Pioneers
4th Canadian Engineers
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Federal Republic of Germany, Germany, Germany [Place of military service]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military serice]
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
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England
Germany
Belgium
France
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), Ontario
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Bish, Albert E. Sapper. Enlisted Feb. 14, 1916 with 118th Infantry Battalion. Transferred to 2nd Pioneer Battalion and to 4th Canadian Engineer Battalion. Methodist. Born in Waterloo, March 2, 1891 and educated at Waterloo Central School, The Kitchener and Waterloo Collegiate Institute and at The Euler Business College. He is still in France. His father, Mr. William Bish, lives on Herbert St. in Waterloo, Ontario. He served one year in Canada, seven months in England and one year and nine months in France, Belgium and Germany. Mabel Starnaman, 54 Braun St., Kitchener.
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in France. He served one year in Canada, seven months in England and one year and nine months in France
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Bish, James Wright
Bish, William
Starnaman, Herbert
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Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
4th Canadian Engineers
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Federal Republic of Germany, Germany, Germany [Place of military service]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
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England
Germany
Belgium
France
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), Ontario
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Bish, James Wright Sapper. Enlisted with 118th Battalion Jan. 25, 1916. Transferred to 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion and to 4th Canadian Engineers. Methodist. Born in Waterloo, January 28, 1893; educated at Central School Waterloo and at Kitchener and Waterloo Collegiate Institute. His father, Mr. William Bish, lives on Herbert St., Waterloo, Ontario. He is still in service with the Engineers in France. He served one year in Canada, seven months in England and one year and nine months in France, Belgium and Germany. Herbert Starnaman, 54 Braun St., Kitchener.
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Blood, Granville Poyser

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and reverted to the ranks in order to go to France. He served in France with the Canadian Engineers
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Blood, Granville Poyser
Green, Agnes Annie
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Military life
Soldiers
Royal Navy
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and enlistment]
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France
England
Kitchener, Ontario
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Blood, Granville Poyser Sapper. He served for a time with the Royal Navy but enlisted with the 118th Battalion at Kitchener, November 2, 1915. He has returned in April 1919 to his wife and son and lives at 48 Locust St., Kitchener. He was born in England. He enlisted August 12, 1914 with the Navy and was attached to the Niobe. He served on the Atlantic Patrol until Oct. 27, 1915. He reenlisted November 2, 1915 with the 118th Battalion and was promoted to C.S.M. He went overseas with the 118th Battalion and reverted to the ranks in order to go to France. He served in France with the Canadian Engineers. Of English birth, he was educated at Loughborough Grammar School, etc. He married in Canada Miss Agnes Annie Green. Anglican.
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