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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Soldier Information Cards - 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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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_A_053
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Cards
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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 Project - World War One
Scope and Content
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Antisell, Monsell
Antisell, Thomas Christopher
Antisell, Thomas Christopher Monsell
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
18th Battalion
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Hespeler, Ontario
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
Notes
Antisell, Monsell. Private. Born Thomas Christopher Monsell Antisell in Dublin Ireland on April 24, 1895. He immigrated to Canada in 1911 and was one of the Coombe Home boys of Hespeler, Ontario. He enlisted in Stratford, Ontario with the 18th Battalion on October 27, 1914. His next of kin is Thomas Christopher Antisell who resides at 45 Bath Ave. Dublin, Ireland.
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Antisell, Monsell Private. Was one of the Commbe Home Boys of Hespler, Ontario.
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Soldier Information Cards - 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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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Accession Number
WW1_B_061
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Cards
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Barrett, John William
Barrett, John
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
34th Battalion
Place
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
City of Leicester, England, United Kingdom [Place of birth]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Leicester, England
London, Ontario
Notes
Private John Barrett (Regimental/Service #602813), enlisted on August 2, 1915 in London, Ontarion with the 34th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was born in Leicester, England on September 15, 1881. He was married to Alice K. Barrett. In 1907, they immigrated to Canada. According to the 1911 Census of Canada, they were living in New Hamburg, Ontario. At the time of John's enlistment, they resided at 190 Ontario Street, Stratford, Ontario. He was a painter by trade. He listed his religion as Church of England.
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Barrett, John Private. Enlisted at New Hamburg, Ontario.
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Soldier Information Cards - 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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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_080
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Cards
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Bean, Howard Leslie
Bean, Isaac
Wood, Florence D.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Imperial Army 296th Cornwall Siege Battery
Rawlinson's 4th Army
Royal Garrison Artillery
Place
Toronto, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Toronto, Ontario
France
Stratford, Ontario
New Hamburg, Ontario
Wilmot, Ontario
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Bean, Howard Leslie 2nd Lieutenant. Enlisted June 1916 with the Infantry (Toronto University Training Company). He transferred to the Imperial Army, 296th Cornwall Siege Battery (Royal Garrison Artillery). Methodist. Born August 12, 1897 in Wilmot Township, Waterloo County. He was educated at the Public School S.S.No.4 Wilmot, took his matriculation at New Hamburg and went to The Stratford Normal School. Isaac Bean of New Hamburg is his next of Kin. He was on active service in France during the autumn of 1918 with Rawlinson's 4th Army. Florence D. Wood, New Hamburg, Ontario. R.R. No.1.
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_B_227
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Cards
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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
Brawn, Arthur
Brawn, Ellen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
34th Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
England
Stratford, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Brawn, Arthur Lance-Corporal. Enlisted with the 34th Battalion at Stratford on August 25, 1915. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Ellen Brawn, New Hamburg, Ontario.
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1939 - 1946
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Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
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A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Soldier First Name
Keith
Soldier Last Name
Brown
Rank
Private
Regiment
Algonquin Regiment
Accession Number
WW2_B_328
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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
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A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Brown, Keith
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Algonquin Regiment
Place
Stratford [Hometown]
Kitchener [Residence]
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Stratford, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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Soldier Information Cards - 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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WW1_B_323
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Cards
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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Burke, Billie
Burke, James William
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Somme, Centre, France [Place of death]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
United Kingdom
Somme, Centre, France
Hespeler, Ontario
Notes
Private James William "Billy" Burke was born circa 1895 in the United Kingdom. He left the UK for Canada aboard the SS Tunisian, departing Liverpool for Quebec, arriving on May 11, 1907 with his final destination being Stratford, Ontario. He was traveling with a party of 90 other home children under the care of Annie Macpherson Homes. At some point he moved to the Coombe Home in Hespeler. He was killed in 1916 at the Somme.
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Burke, Billie. Private. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home, Hespeler. He was killed at the Somme in 1916.
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] Gooderich [PB] Stratford, Ontario. [FME] None [PR] Private [DE] June 1940 [UE] 24th Field am. [MS
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Soldier First Name
W.D.
Soldier Last Name
Carson
Rank
Private
Regiment
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_C_031
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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
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A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Carson, W.D.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
24th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
Stratford [Hometown]
Kitchener [Residence]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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Carson, W.D. [photograph] [KDRIS] [N] Private W.D. Carson [HA] 95 Church St. City [CO] Gooderich [PB] Stratford, Ontario. [FME] None [PR] Private [DE] June 1940 [UE] 24th Field am. [MS] Single
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A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Soldier First Name
Wilbert M.
Soldier Last Name
Crawford
Rank
Lance Corporal
Regiment
Scots Fusiliers of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_C_208
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
Crawford, Wilbert M.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Scots Fusiliers of Canada
Place
Stratford [Hometown]
Kitchener [Residence]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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Crawford, Wilbert [image] 23 March, 1942 W.M. Crawford [clipping] 3 Jan 1944 Kitchener Youth Italy Casualty, with R.C.R. Unit Lance-Cpl. Wilbert Mackenzie Crawford, 21, was wounded in action in Italy on Dec. 18, a cable to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Sweeting, R.R. 4, Kitchener, announced today. The message read: “Sincerely regret to inform you A76052 Acting Lance-Cpl. Wilbert Mackenzie Crawford officially reported wounded in action, Dec 18, 1942. Nature and extent of wounds not yet available. Further information follows when received.” He enlisted in March, 1942, with the Scots Fusiliers at Kitchener and arrived overseas in October, 1942, later transferring to the R.C.R.’s, a unit now fighting with the 8th Army in Italy. Born in Stratford He is not married. His father, Wilber L. Crawford, died in 1923 as the result of injuries received in the First Great War. Lance-Cpl. Crawford was born at Stratford but came to this district when quite young. He attended a school on the Breslau Highway and the K-W Collegiate. Before enlistment he was employed with the J.M. Schneider Company. He attended Trinity United Church. Besides his parents he has one sister, Mrs. Jack Vincent at Hamilton. Mrs. Sweeting received a letter from her son Nov. 31 and an air-graph Christmas message on Dec. 19. Both came from Italy. [KDRIS] [N] W.M. Crawford [HA] 556 Frederick [CO] Shipper at Schneiders [PB] Stratford [FME] none [PR] Fus [DE] Mar 16, 1942 [UE] Fus [MS] single [S] W.M. Crawford [photograph]
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A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Item
Soldier First Name
Harvey B.
Soldier Last Name
Crosby
Rank
Signaller
Regiment
Perth Regiment
Accession Number
WW2_C_219
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
Crosby, Harvey B.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
Perth Regiment
Place
Valens [Hometown]
Stratford [Residence]
Geographic Access
Valens, Ontario
Stratford, Ontario
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Davis, Albert Thomas Edward

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains 2 red slashes.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_D_032
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Cards
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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. Card also contains 2 red slashes.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Davis, Albert Thomas Edward
Peach J. (Mrs.)
Peach, Lillian
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
18th Battalion
Place
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Swanscombe, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Swanscombe, England
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Davis, Albert Thomas Edward. Private. Enlisted November 4, 1914 with the original 18th Battalion and transferred to 2nd Canadian Machine Gun Corps. Anglican. Born May 4, 1893 at Swanscombe, Kent, England and educated at Welland, Ontario. Unmarried. He was discharged in January 1919 and is living in Stratford where he is taking a course. His mother is Mrs. J. Peach, 44 Wellington St., Galt, Ontario. He was wounded April 18, 1917 and again on August 9, 1918. Lillian Peach, 44 Wellington St., Galt, Ontario.
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