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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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1919-1921
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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
Name Access
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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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. Card also bears a red cross.
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WW1_B_143
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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. Card also bears a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bishop, Albert
Bishop, Alice
Bishop, Elizabeth Kathleen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
35th Regiment
Place
Brockley, England, United Kingdom [Place of birth]
Toronto, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and post-war residence]
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Brockley, England
Toronto, Ontario
Wilmot, Ontario
Notes
Bishop, Albert Private. His service number is 404264. Private Albert Bishop was born in Brockley, Suffolk, England on October 21, 1883. The son of Alice Bishop, he immigrated to Canada in 1911. Albert lived in the village of Haysville in Wilmot Township. He worked as a farm labourer and was active in the militia when he enlisted for the war in Toronto on April 12, 1915 with the 35th regiment. Private Albert Bishop was discharged on 22 August 1918 in Toronto as medically unfit due to damage to his right shoulder sustained during his military service in England and France. His address on discharge was 97 Lyall Avenue, Toronto, Ontario. Later in 1919, he provided the address, 209 Borden St., Toronto, for his war service gratuity. According to his medical papers, he married on 17 January 1918 in Richmond, Surrey, England. His wife's name is listed as Elizabeth Kathleen Bishop. He did not die in combat as indicated by the red cross on the card.
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Bishop, Albert Private. His home is in the Township of Wilmot.
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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_269
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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
Name Access
Brown, George D.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Wilmot, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Brown, George D. Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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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.
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WW1_C_167
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Connolly, William
Connolly, Elizabeth
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
129th Battalion
Place
London, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
London, Ontario
Wilmot, Ontario
Notes
William Connolly was born on October 1, 1895, in London. His family immigrated to Canada in 1906. He was a telephone lineman by trade and had no prior military service. His mother, Elizabeth Connolly, was listed as his next of kin on his enlistment paper. She lived in Burlington, Ontario. Mr. Connolly was a member of the Church of England and was single. William enlisted to be part of the war effort on Feburary 23, 1916 in Dundas, Ontario. His regimental number is 784309 and he was part of the army in the Canadian Infantry. When he enlisted he was part of the 60th Battalion. Over the course of the war he was switched to the 123rd Battalion, and ended his service with the 129th Battalion. William survived the war and returned to Canada on March 17, 1927. He left from Southampton, England aboard the Melita and landed in St. John's, New Brunswick.
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Connolly, William Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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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.
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WW1_C_173
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Cooke, C.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Wilmot, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Cooke, C. Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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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_D_107
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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 2
Name Access
Doerfling
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Wilmot, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Doerfling Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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Erbach, Herbert Edward

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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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
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WW1_E_048
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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. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
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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.
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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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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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WW1_F_081
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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 2
Name Access
Fowler, F. S.
Fowler, Frederick Stephen
Fowler, George Stephan
Holwell, Clara Julia
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Baden, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Wilmot, Ontario
Baden, Ontario
Notes
Private Frederick Stephen Fowler was born in Baden, Ontario on July 29th, 1899. He was the son of George Stephan Fowler and Clara Julia Holwell. He was a Presbyterian. Frederick enlisted in Wilmot Township. He was part of regiment 1045389 in the 241st Battalion. He was also a part of regiment 730270. He is listed as being a student and a groom.
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Fowler, F. S. Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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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_F_097
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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 2
Name Access
Fredericks, J. S.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Wilmot, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Fredericks, J. S. Private. Enlisted in Wilmot Township.
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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_G_027
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Gatschene, Leo
Gatchene, Leo Joseph
Scultz, Berta
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of burial]
Wilmot, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth]
New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Wilmot, Ontario
New Hamburg, Ontario
Notes
Private Leo Joseph Gatchene was born September 13, 1889 in Josephsburg, Waterloo County, Ontario. He was Roman Catholic. He was married to Berta Shultz at the time of his enlistment and lived in New Hamburg, Ontario. He enlisted in Stratford, Ontario, December 13, 1915. He was 26 years old and his occupation was Finisher. His regiment number was #727194. Leo died in 1961 at 72 years of age and rests at the Woodland Cemetery in Kitchener, Ontario.
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Gatschene, Leo Private. Enlisted from New Hamburg, Ontario
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