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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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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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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Anthony, Mark
Anthony, Harold Mark
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
1st Depot Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Windsor, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and burial]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
North Dumfries, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Tilstock, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Branchton, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
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France
Windsor, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
North Dumfries, Ontario
Tilstock, England
London, Ontario
Branchton, Ontario
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Anthony, Harold Mark Lance Corporal. Lance Corporal Anthony was called into service under the Military Service Act, 1917. He enlisted 13 May 1918 in London, Ontario and was assigned to the 1st Depot Battalion, Western Ontario Regiment. This battalion fought on the Western Front in France and Flanders and returned to Canada in April 1919. Harold Mark Anthony was born 9 March 1895 in Tilstock, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England. He arrived in Canada 4 May 1911, and settled in Branchton, ON where his occupation prior to the war was labourer. His father, given as his next of kin at enlistment, remained in England. He was Anglican. Mark Anthony, as he came to be known, was married in June 1920. At the time of his marriage his residence is listed as 23 Ainslie Street, Galt, Ontario. He lived with his wife May (nee Hughes) in North Dumfries where he continued working as a labourer. They subsequently moved to 977 Felix Avenue, Windsor Ontario where he became an office clerk. Harold Mark Anthony died in 1970 and is buried in Victoria Memorial Gardens, Essex County. Harry Anthony (1925 - 1996), buried nearby, may have been a son.
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Anthony, Mark Private. His home is in Branchton. He was overseas.
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Appleyard, William Byecroft

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Ayr. (Mrs. W.B. Appleyard). Died of wounds at 4th Clearing Station, France September 24, 1917. Agnes
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WW1_A_055
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1919-1921
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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. The card bears a red cross.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Appleyard, William Byecroft
Mullet, Louise
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Barlin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Ayr, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
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Barlin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
Ayr, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
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Private William Byecroft Appleyard is buried in the Barlin Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France His grave reference is II. D. 27.
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Appleyard, William Byecroft Private. Enlisted March 18, 1916 with 111th Batt. Transferred to 4th Canadian Battalion. Presbyterian. Born at Galt in 1896. Married to Louise Mullet who lives at R.R. No. 2 Ayr. (Mrs. W.B. Appleyard). Died of wounds at 4th Clearing Station, France September 24, 1917. Agnes Ronald, R.R. 2 Ayr, Ontario.
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Armstrong, Thomas Henry

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Waterloo and transferred to 35th to 37th to 1st Canadian Infantry Battalion in France. Congregationalist
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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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Armstrong, Thomas Henry
Armstrong, Ruth
Rudolph, Charlotte
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
35th Canadian Infantry Battalion
37th Canadian Infantry Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
City of Marietta, Ohio, United States [Birthplace]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
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France
Marietta, Ohio, United States
Preston, Ontario
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Armstrong, Thomas Henry Private. Enlisted March 1, 1916 with 111th Infantry Battalion of South Waterloo and transferred to 35th to 37th to 1st Canadian Infantry Battalion in France. Congregationalist. Born at Marietta, Ohio and educated at Marietta Public School. He married Charlotte Rudolph and has six children. He was discharged August 29, 1918 and is living in Preston. He served one year and nine months, one year in France and nine months in hospitals suffering from myalgia. He was not wounded. Ruth Armstrong, Preston, Ontario.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. The card also bears a red star.
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WW1_A_065
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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. The card also bears a red star.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Arnold, T. Albert
Albert, Thomas
Albert, Eliza
Hughs, Henry
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry
World War One, 1914-1918
3rd Canadian Divisional Train
2nd British Army
Place
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Chepstow, Wales, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Blair, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
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Preston, Ontario
France
Chepstow, Wales
Blair, Ontario
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Arnold, Albert Private. Princess Patricia Light Infantry. He was born 12th November, 1890 in Mathern (Chepstow) Monmouthshire, Wales, the 5th of 9 children of Thomas and Eliza Arnold. He emigrated to Canada in 1910 and lived with his Uncle Henry Hughs in Preston. Upon the outbreak of the War he enlisted, 20th August, 1914, in Ottawa, as the 1019th member of the Princess Patricia's Light Infantry, and was deployed to to France Christmas 1914 as part of the 2nd British Army. On May 25, 1915 he was severely wounded and invalided out of service on May 27, 1915. It has not yet been confirmed if Albert was awarded the Mons Star as reported on his Soldier Information Card. According to the 1921 Census, Arnold is shown as married and a farmer in Blair, Ontario.
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Arnold, T. Albert Driver. Served with 3rd Canadian Divisional Train. He won the Mons Star. He lived in Preston.
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Rifles) and transferred in France to 3rd Battalion. Presbyterian. Born Nov 14,1874 in Galt. Educated
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Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. The card also bears two red slashes.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Ashbury, David James
Elliot, T.G. (Mrs.)
Elliot, Helen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
3rd Battalion
255th Battalion
Place
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
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Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Galt, Ontario
France
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Ashbury, David James Private. Enlisted May 22, 1917. Infantry. 255th Battalion (Queen's Own Rifles) and transferred in France to 3rd Battalion. Presbyterian. Born Nov 14,1874 in Galt. Educated at public school and Collegiate Institute there. Discharged March 30, 1919. Mrs. T.G. Elliott, 27 Rose St., Galt, is sister. Served in France with 3rd Battalion from November 14, 1917 until wounded at Valenciennes October 14, 1918. Two wounds. Was through Cambrai fight and battle which led up to it in Canadian advance. Helen Elliott, 27 Rose St., Galt. (niece).
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for being in France in 1914, from August 4 to November 23. It is a fighting memorial of the splendid work
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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 slash and a red star.
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Aylward, A.H.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Mons Star (1914 Star)
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
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France
Kitchener, Ontario
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Aylward, A. H Private. One of four men who left Kitchener on August 4, 1914, being a British reservist. He went through some severe fighting and was wounded on one occasion. He won the Mons Star for being in France in 1914, from August 4 to November 23. It is a fighting memorial of the splendid work by the "Contemptible" little army of 100,000 men in the early days of 1914. His home is at 60 Scott St, Kitchener.
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WW1_B_003
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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.)
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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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in France. He was wounded in 1917. On March 4, 1919 he returned to his home at 42 Concession St., Galt
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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. The card also bears a red slash.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Bailey, Harold B.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
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Galt, Ontario
England
France
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Bailey, Harold. B. Private. Enlisted with 111th Battalion and transferred to 4th Battalion in France. He was wounded in 1917. On March 4, 1919 he returned to his home at 42 Concession St., Galt, Ontario. Enlisted at Galt, January 12, 1916 with the 111th Battalion. He was born in England. Since his return he lives at 42 Concession St. Galt.
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Baines, Bertie Charles

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WW1_B_023
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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. The card also bears two red slashes.
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Baines, Bertie Charles
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment), Army
1st Battalion
Place
Ieper, Flanders, Belgium [Place of military service]
Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec, Canada [Place of military service]
Festubert, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [place of military service]
Salisbury, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
City of Peterborough, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace and residence]
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Ieper, Flanders, Belgium
Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec
Festubert, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Salisbury, England
Galt, Ontario
Peterborough, England
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Baines, Bertie Charles Staff Sergeant. Enlisted August 7, 1914. With the 1st Canadian Infantry Battalion. Presbyterian. Born in Peterborough, England Sept. 12, 1893. Educated at Peterborough in the public and technical schools. Came to Canada in March 1910. Married and has one child. Address: 41 McNaughton St. Galt. Left Valcartier September 23, 1914, trained at Salisbury till February, 1915. Trenches February 28, 1915. Was through Neuve Chapelle, Ypres and Festubert. Wounded May 26, 1915. Shot in jaw also wounded in left arm and foot. Discharged February 19, 1916.
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