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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 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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Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_313
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 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
Bullock, Herbert L.
Bullock, Herbert Lewis
Hurbert, Malvina
Bullock, Charles
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Windsor, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Port Perry, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Windsor, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Port Perry, Ontario
Notes
Private and Gunner, Herbert Lewis Bullock was born April 4, 1879 at Port Perry, Durham County, Ontario. He was the son of Malvina Hulbert and Charles Bullock of Berlin (Kitchener), Ontario. Although living in Berlin (Kitchener), Ontario, Herbert enlisted at Windsor, Ontario on 22 April 1916 with the 99th Battalion and later served with the 20th Battalion. His Army service number was 214309, he was single, a labourer, 5' 4", with a chest of 31 inches, of clear complexion, with blue eyes, light hair and a Presbyterian. On 28 August 1918 while serving with 20th Battalion of the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment) at Vis-En-Artois, France, Private Bullock was killed instantly while using a Lewis gun during an attack on an enemy post. He was shot through the head by a bullet from the rifle of an enemy sniper. Private Herbert Lewis Bullock appears in the Book of Remembrance at page 377 and is buried in Grave 49, Plot 1, Row B, at Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, Pas de Calais, France.
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Other: Contact Library staff for additional information.
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Kitchener Public Library
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Bullock, Herbert L. Private. Died August 28, 1918. His relatives live on Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Date Range
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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_074
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
Charlton, John C.
Charlton, P. (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Hénin-Beaumont, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Geographic Access
England
France
Yorkshire, England
Hénin-Beaumont, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, 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
Charlton, John C. Private. Enlisted with the 111th Battalion Dec. 1, 1915. He was Instructing Sergeant for a while in England but reverted to the ranks to get to France. He served in the Machine Gun Section of the 1st Brigade while in France. At the end of twelve months' service in France he was killed in action on August 31, 1918. He was in his 26th year and a native of Yorkshire, England. He was married. His mother lives at Preston - Mrs. P. Charlton Argyle St., Preston. He was killed in an attack on Vis-en-Artois Switch trenches by the bursting of a shell, and buried 800 yards east of a small village called Heninee. Anglican.
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1919-1921
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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.
  1 document
Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_H_280
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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Hummell, Vernon
Hummell, Mynella
Roedding, Ward (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service and death]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
Kitchener, Ontario
Bloomingdale, 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
Hummell, Vernon Private. Enlisted October 15, 1915 with 118th Battalion of North Waterloo and left for England the following January. Born at Bloomingdale, June 24, 1893; lived at Kitchener for a number of years. He had been in France only a short time when he was killed in action September 12, 1918 by shrapnel during the Drucourt-Queant drive. He is buried in the British Military Cemetery at Vis-en-Artois, Grave 19, Plot 2, Row B. His widow, Mrs. Mynella Hummell, lives in Preston. Mrs. Ward Roedding of Kitchener is his sister.
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