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Breithaupt, William W.

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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
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.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_232
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Breithaupt, William W.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
1st Canadian Division
64th Overseas Field Artillery Battery
Place
Mons, Aquitaine, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Köln, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and education]
Witley, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Bramshot, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Fenny Stratford, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Frensham, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Guelph, Ontario, Canada [Place of military service]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of military training and service]
Toronto, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence, education and military service]
Township of Naperville, Illinois, United States [Place of residence and education]
Geographic Access
Mons, Aquitaine, France
England
Belgium
Köln, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Kitchener, Ontario
Witley, England
Bramshot, England
Fenny Stratford, England
Frensham, England
Guelph, Ontario
London, Ontario
Toronto, Ontario
Township of Naperville, Illinois, United States
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Breithaupt, Wm. W. Signaller. Received education at the Kitchener Collegiate Institute, Northwestern College, Naperville, Ill., and the University of Toronto. Qualified as lieutenant in the infantry at London, Ont. spring of 1916. Served six-month period in the Military Service Department, Y.M.C.A. Exhibition Camp, Toronto. Uncommissioned and unwarned for draft, reverted to the ranks transferring as gunner to 64th O.S. Field Artillery Battery at Guelph, and serving a six month period there. Proceeded overseas to Fresham Pond Camp, April 1918, and to Milford, Camp Witley, for training. Placed in artillery signals and sent to imperial school subsequently, at Fenny Stratford. Proceeded to France with a wireless draft early fall 1918. Near Mons armistice day, from Valenciennes Marched to Cologne, Germany, with 1st Canadian Divisional Ammunition Column. Seven weeks in the British Army of occupation. Following two months additional service in Belgium, unit repatriated to England March 1919. Subsequently demobilized at Bramshott Camp, Hants, and honourable discharged at Toronto May 1919.
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Williams, Easton Wilfred

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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
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.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_W_170
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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Williams, Easton Wilfred
Williams, M. S.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Royal Air Force
Place
Chicago, Illinois, United States [Place of Residence]
Naperville, Illinois, United States [Place of education]
New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Wellesley, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth and education]
Geographic Access
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Naperville, Illinois, United States
New Hamburg, Ontario
Wellesley (Village), Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Williams, Easton Wilfred Enlisted November 17, 1918 with Royal Air Force. Evangelical Association. Born at Wellesley and educated at Wellesley, New Hamburg and Naperville, United States of America. Single. He is now in Chicago. His next of kin is M.S. Williams, Wellesley, Ontario.
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