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Adair, Alexander Campbell

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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_A_007
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English
Date Range
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.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Adair, Alexander Campbell
Adair, Florence, Adair, Alexander
Campbell, Florence
Shortt, Anna
Stahlbaum, Victoria Anna Marie
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Place
City of Royal Oak, Michigan, United States [Place of death]
Stayner, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment, residence and marriage]
Geographic Access
Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
Stayner, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Notes
Alexander Adair was born on 28 September 1891 in Stayner, Ontario. He was the son of Alexander Adair, a shoemaker, and Florence Campbell. He married Anna Shortt, (nee Victoria Anna Marie Stahlbaum), a widow, on 12 March 1921 in Galt, Ontario. Alexander died 18 November 1975 in Royal Oak, Michigan, USA.
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Adair, Alexander Campbell Lance Corporal. Enlisted at Galt on December 27, 1915 with the 111th Battalion. He was born in Canada and his next of kin is Mrs. F. Adair, 75 Ainslie St. S., Galt. He has returned and is living at 75 Ainslie St. S., Galt.
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Affholder, Frank Joseph

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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_A_016
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English
Date Range
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Affholder, Frank Joseph
Affholder, Jacob (Mrs.)
Affholder, Marie Margaret
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
US Infantry
US Infantry - Advocate Department
Place
Chicago, Illinois, United States [Place of Residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Fort Slocum (historical), New York, United States [Place of Discharge]
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Chicago, Illinois, United States
Kitchener, Ontario
Fort Slocum (historical), New York, United States
Notes
Frank Affholder by 1953 was employed in the piano trade in Lansing Michigan. 1953 Lansing, Michigan City Directory
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Affholder, Frank Joseph Private. Enlisted Sept. 22, 1918 with U.S. Infantry, Advocate Dept. for overseas service. Roman Catholic. Born at Kitchener, Aug. 10, 1895 and educated there. He was discharged at Fort Slocum, N.Y. on Dec. 24, 1918 and is now living in Chicago. His mother, Mrs. Jacob Affholder, lives at 69 Lancaster St. W., Kitchener. Marie Margaret Affholder, 69 Lancaster W., Kitchener.
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WW1_A_024
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English
Date Range
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.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Albiston, A. W.
Albiston, Alfred William
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada [Port of arrival in Canada]
Birmingham, England, United Kingdom [Place of residence]
County of Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
City of Madison Heights, Michigan, United States [Place of death]
City of Royal Oak, Michigan, United States [Place of residence]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Saint John, New Brunswick
Birmingham, England
Staffordshire County, England
Madison Heights, Michigan, United States
Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
Preston, Ontario
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Albiston, Alfred William Alfred was born 27 October 1895 in County Staffordshire, England. At the age of 15, he was living in Birmingham, England and was employed as a cabinet makers improver. He arrived in Saint John, New Brunswick on 14 January 1920. He pursued the occupation of carpenter. The Soldier Card indicates that Private Albiston enlisted at Preston, ON and did not get overseas. No records of attestion or service have been located. Alfred married Stella Sauder of Preston, Ontario on 1 July 1924 in Galt, Ontario. At this time he was living in Royal Oak, Michigan, which was their home for the rest of their lives. Alfred and Stella had two children. Alfred became a United States Citizen on 21 February 1933. He died 15 January 1990 in Madison Heights, Oakland, Michigan, USA.
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Albiston, A. W. Private. He enlisted at Preston but did not get overseas.
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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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WW1_A_059
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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
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Arendt, Harry
Arendt, Gertrude
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Canadian Forestry Corps (RCA)
248th Infantry Battalion
Place
Chatsworth, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of military service]
Amelia Island, Florida, United States [Birthplace]
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Chatsworth, Ontario
London, Ontario
Amelia Island, Florida, United States
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Arendt, Harry Private. Enlisted January 1917 with 248th Infantry Battalion. Transferred to Canadian Forestry Corps. Lutheran. Born at Amelia Island near Fernandina, Florida, U.S.A. on March 19, 1901. Educated at Sullivan Township Grey County Public School. He is still in service. While at Sunny dale Camp near London he had a collision with a runaway team and had his arm broken. He was carrying despatches at the time. Gertrude Arendt, 190 Coutrland Ave. E. Kitchener
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Armstrong, Thomas Henry

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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_A_062
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Date Range
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.
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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]
Geographic Access
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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WW1_A_063
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Date Range
1919-1921
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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, Walden R.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
227th Battalion
Lancashire Fusiliers
Place
Berea, Ohio, United States [Place of residence]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Kingston, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
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Berea, Ohio, United States
England
Kingston, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
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Richard Walden Armstrong (registered at birth as Walden Richard Armstrong) Second Lieutenant. Richard Walden Armstrong enlisted in the 227th Battalion at Sault Ste. Marie, ON, 17 July 1916. The 227th Battalion embarked from Halifax 11 April 1917 and disembarked in England 22 April 1917. The 227th was absorbed by 8th Canadian Reserve Battalion on 22 April 1917. On 25 August 1917, The London Gazette noted the promotion of Richard Walden Armstrong to Second Lieutenant in the Lancashire Fusiliers. Walden Richard Armstrong was born on 6 May 1898 to Emma Julia Armstrong (nee Walden) and Richard Armstrong. His maternal grandparents were residents of Berlin, Ontario. He attended Kitchener Waterloo Collegiate in 1912 and 1913 and then proceeded to complete two years at the Royal Military College (RMC) in Kingston. He left RMC without graduating. Richard Armstrong returned to Canada from the war 27 December 1919. He emigrated to the United States in 1922 and became an American citizen 10 May 1935. At the time of the 1940 U.S. census, he lived at 191 Front Street, Berea, Ohio with his wife Ada. His occupation is listed as Foreman of an illuminating company. He died on 22 May 1960 in Berea. At the time of his death he was married to Jean (nee Fladder). He did not have any children.
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Armstrong, Walden R. He attended the Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1912-1913.
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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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SIC WW1 Box 1
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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]
Geographic Access
Breslau, Ontario
Buffalo, New York, United States
France
Flanders, Flanders, Belgium
Wellesley (Village), Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
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, Frederick Alfred

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WW1_B_007
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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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Baetz, Frederick Alfred
Baetz, Jacob
Israel, Myrtle
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Royal Air Force
Place
Portland, Oregon, United States [Place of residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
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Portland, Oregon, United States
Kitchener, Ontario
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Baetz, Frederick Alfred Private. Enlisted October 3, 1917 with the Royal Air Force and was at the Recruits' Depot. Lutheran. Born in Kitchener, September 29, 1894 and educated there. Single. He was discharged January 31, 1919 and lives at 344 Burnside St., Portland, Oregon. He is a son of Mr. Jacob Baetz, 25 Mill St., Kitchener. He served for sixteen months in the Royal Air Force in Canada. He was not overseas. Myrtle Israel, 123 Peter St., Kitchener, Ontario.
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English
Date Range
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Baetz, John Henry
Baetz, Hannah
Baetz, John Sr.
Harrison, Margaret
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Baltimore, Maryland, United States [Place of residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Polk County, Florida, United States [Place of death]
Detroit, Michigan, United States [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Polk County, Florida, United States
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Notes
Baetz, John Henry Service Number 542170. Lance Corporal. John was born in German Mills (now part of Kitchener), Ontario on March 23, 1898. He enlisted on July 19, 1916 and served with the 118th Battalion, subsequently transferring to the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion. At the time of his enlistment he lived with his parents, John Sr. and Hannah, at 85 Elgin Street, Berlin (now Kitchener) Ontario. He was a Methodist. Prior to his enlistment, he was a draftsman. He survived the war and in July 1922 emigrated to the United States at Detroit. He listed his trade as a tinsmith. On December 24, 1924 he married 19 year old Margaret Harrison of Windsor, in Windsor, Ontario. The couple then moved to Baltimore, Maryland. John died on February 14, 1980, at the age of 81, in Polk County, Florida.
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Baetz, John H. Private. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baetz, 85 Elgin St.,Kitchener, Ontario. Methodist. Unmarried.
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Language
English
Date Range
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.
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SIC WW1 Box 1
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Barrett, Thomas
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Royal Air Force
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
New York, New York, United States [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace and post-war residence]
Geographic Access
England
New York, New York, United States
Galt, Ontario
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Barrett, Thomas Born in Galt and educated at the Separate School and at The Galt Collegiate Institute. Roman Catholic. After leaving school he went to New York and returned to Canada in 1917 to enlist in R.A.F. He did not reach France but returned from England in February 1919. His father lives on North Water Street, Galt.
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