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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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 cross.
  1 document
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_C_101
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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Clark, William
Clark, James
Mathieson, Agnes (Aggie) Cunningham
Stubbs, Peggy
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Burial place]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Drayton, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Galt, Ontario
Drayton, Ontario
Notes
Private William Clark, Regimental/service No. 730676, was the son of James and Agnes (Aggie) Cunningham Mathieson of 87 Francis St., Galt, Ontario. He was born on July 22, 1890 in Drayton, Wellington County, Ontario. William was educated at the Dickson School in Galt. On March 27, 1916, William Clark enlisted in Galt with the 111th Battalion. At the time of his enlistment, he was a machinist. Private Clark served with the 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry in France. He was killed in action at Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917. He is buried at the Canadian Cemetery No.2, in Neuville-St. Vaast, France. The birthdate of July 22, 1900, shown on the card, is incorrect. His Ontario birth registration, dated August 22, 1890, shows July 22, 1890.
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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Clark, William Private. Enlisted March 25, 1916 Was attached to the 111th Battalion of South Waterloo and transferred to the 75th Battalion. Presbyterian Born in Drayton on July 22, 1900 and educated at the Dickson School, Galt, Ontario He was killed in action at Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917. His mother, Mrs. James Clark, lives at 87 Francis St., Galt. Peggy Stubbs, 96 Glenmorris St., Galt.
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Erbach, Herbert Edward

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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_E_048
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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Erbach, Herbert Edward
Erbach, Charlotte
Erbach, William Henry
Flauaus, Charlotte
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Burial place]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service and death]
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Baden, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Wilmot, Ontario
Baden, Ontario
Notes
Private Herbert Edward Erbach, Regimental/service number 730705, was the son of William Henry and Charlotte Caroline Flauaus, of Baden, Ontario. He was born on April 12, 1890 in Wilmot Township. He enlisted in Baden, Ontario on March 28, 1916 with the 111th Battalion. At the time of his enlistment, he had been a salesman, single and Lutheran. Overseas, he served with the 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. During an attack on Vimy Ridge, he was killed by enemy shrapnel when going "over the top" on April 9, 1917. He was buried in the Canadian Cemetery No. 2, at Neuville-St. Vaast, France.
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
Erbach, Herbert Private. Killed in action at Vimy Ridge, April 9, 1917. His people live in Baden, Ontario. He is the son of Mrs. Charlotte Erbach of Baden. He enlisted with the 111th Battalion at Baden, March 28, 1916. He was born in Canada.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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 red cross.
  1 document
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Accession Number
WW1_M_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. Card also includes a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
McDonald, Alan
McDonald, Frederick E.
McDonald, Catherine L.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
City of London, England, United Kingdom
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Burial place]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and enlistment]
Geographic Access
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
London, England
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Galt, Ontario
Notes
Private Alan McDonald was the son of Frederick E. and Catherine L. McDonald, of 26 Cameron St., Galt, Ontario. He was born on June 6, 1897 in London, England. He enlisted in Galt on November 19, 1915 with the 111th Battalion. At the time of his enlistment, he was an electrician, single and a member of the Church of England. He resided at 256 Main St., East, Galt, Ontario. Alan had also served with the 29th Regiment previously. His regimental service number was 730072. Overseas, Private McDonald served with 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. He was killed in action in an attack on Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917. He was buried in the Canadian Cemetery No.2, Neuville-St. Vaast, France.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Kitchener Public Library
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
McDonald, Alan Private. Enlisted with 111th Battalion of South Waterloo. He was killed in action at Vimy Ridge, April 9, 1917. He enlisted at Galt, November 19, 1915. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Frederick McDonald, 256 East Main St., Galt. Anglican.
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Steckenreiter, Louis Peter

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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 cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Accession Number
WW1_S_252
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
16 cm (W) X 26 cm (H)
17.5 cm (W) X 27.5 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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Steckenreiter, Louis Peter
Steckenreiter, Nicholas
Frank, Helene
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Place
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Bridgeport, Ontario
Notes
Private Louis Peter Steckenreiter was born on April 9, 1884 in Bridgeport, Ontario. He was the son of Nicholas Steckenreiter and Helene Frank. He enlisted on March 2, 1916 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. At the time of his enlistment, he was a clerk, single and a Christian Scientist. His regimental service number was 782182. He was killed in action during the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 10, 1917. He was buried in the Canadian Cemetery No.2 in Neuville-St. Vaast, France.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Kitchener Public Library
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Steckenreiter. Louis P. Private. Enlisted with the 128th Battalion of Moose Jaw, Sask. in February 1916. He went overseas in August 1916 and to France in January 1917 with 50th Battalion. He was killed in action April 10, 1917 at Vimy Ridge. Born April 9, 1887 at Bridgeport, Ontario.
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Tones, James Stanley Percy

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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_T_072
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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Tones, James Stanley Percy
Tones, Alice
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
C. Turnbull Company Limited (Galt, Ont.)
111th Battalion
Place
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Burial place]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Altrincham, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence, employment and enlistment]
Geographic Access
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Altrincham, England
Galt, Ontario
Notes
Private James Stanley Percy Tones was born on May 12,1886 in Altrincham, Cheshire, England. He was the husband of Alice Tones. They lived at 61 West Main St., Galt, Ontario. He enlisted on January 11, 1916 in Galt with the 111th Battalion. At the time of enlistment, he was a salesman, married and a member of the Church of England. His regimental service number was 730364. His soldier card indicates that he was employed by the C. Turnbull Company of Galt. Overseas, he served in the 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. He was killed in action during the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 9, 1917. He was buried in the Givenchy Road Canadian Cemetery in Neuville-St. Vaast, France.
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
Tones, James Stanley P. Private. Enlisted at Galt, January 12, 1916 with the 111th Battalion. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Alice Tones, 61 West Main Street, Galt. He was employed by the C. Turnbull Company, Limited, Galt. Anglican.
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