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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.
Baetz, Walter Edward Enlisted May 1, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He left England for France
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_009
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Batez, Walter Edward
Baetz, John
Baetz, John (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
5th Battalion Canadian Engineers
Place
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Cherisy, Centre, France [Place of military service]
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Amiens, Picardie, France
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Kitchener, Ontario
Cherisy, Centre, France
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
England
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
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Baetz, Walter Edward Enlisted May 1, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He left England for France May 26, 1917 and joined the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion, which became the 5th Battalion, Canadian Engineers. He took part in the battle for Hill 70 on August 15, 1917. He proceeded to Ypres Salient and acted as stretcher-bearer at Passchendaele from October 17, 1917 to November 13, 1917. He was south-east of Arras during the enemy's drive in the spring of 1918. He landed on the Amiens front for the colossal drive of August 18, 1918 and followed the advance until August 27, 1918. He returned to the Arras front and followed up advance through Cherisy, Bourlon Wood, Cambrai, Valenciennes until the breakup on November 11, 1918. Marched to Germany and visited most of the important cities of the Rhineland. He was never wounded. Born October 31, 1895. Methodist. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baetz, 85 Elgin St., Kitchener.
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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 slash.
Goudie, Robert James Private. Enlisted April 3, 1916 with 118th Battalion and transferred
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Accession Number
WW1_G_111
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 slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Goudie, Robert James
Goudie, Isaac
Goudie, Isaac (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
1st Canadian Battalion
Place
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Amiens, Picardie, France
Preston, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Goudie, Robert James Private. Enlisted April 3, 1916 with 118th Battalion and transferred to the 1st Canadian Battalion. Methodist. Born at Preston, December 29, 1885 and educated at Hespeler, Ontario. Single. He was discharged April 24, 1919. He landed in England February 6, 1917 and went to France May 18, 1917. He took part in Battles at Passchendaele, Amiens, Arras and Cambrai, serving 22 months in France. He was Company Runner. He was wounded at Cambrai, October 1, 1918. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Goudie, live at 25 Brubacher Street, Kitchener.
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Keast, Samuel Francis

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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, red slash and red star.
Keast, Samuel Francis Private. Enlisted March 27, 1916 with 118th Battalion. Transferred to 1st
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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Item
Accession Number
WW1_J_008
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, red slash and red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Keast, Samuel Francis
Keast, Robert (Mrs.)
Weichel, Audrey
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
1st Canadian Battalion
Place
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Grand Valley, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace and place of education]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Amiens, Picardie, France
Grand Valley, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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
Keast, Samuel Francis Private. Enlisted March 27, 1916 with 118th Battalion. Transferred to 1st Canadian Battalion. Presbyterian. Born at Grand Valley Jan. 24, 1896; educated in Grand Valley. He was discharged March 14, 1919 and is living at 72 Louisa St. Kitchener. His next of kin is Mrs. Robert Keast, Waldemar, Ontario. He was wounded at Amiens and received a Military Medal for service there. Audrey Weichel, 72 Wellington St., Kitchener.
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Moody, Clarence David

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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 contains a red slash.
Moody, Clarence David Private. Enlisted at Kitchener April 4, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_M_242
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
9.8 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
17.5 cm (W) X 22.7 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 a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Moody, Clarence David
Moody, Mary
Martin, Dell
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Methodist Church
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries
Place
Canada, Canada, Canada [Birthplace]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service and injury]
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Canada
Kitchener, Ontario
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Amiens, Picardie, France
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
Moody, Clarence David Private. Enlisted at Kitchener April 4, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He was born in Canada and is the son of Mrs. Mary Moody, 74 Lancaster St. E., Kitchener. He was discharged early in 1919. Methodist. He was wounded in the right leg with a machine gun bullet September 28, 1918 at the battle of Cambrai. He fought at Amiens, Arras and Cambrai. Dell Martin, 70 E. Lancaster.
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