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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.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_A_032
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Allemang, A.
Allemang, Alba
Stuart, Mary Ellen
Allemang, Christian
Shantz, Barbara
Allemang, Stuart
Allemang, Raymond
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
71st Battalion
256th Construction Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Place of burial]
Bloomingdale, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment, marriage and residence]
Geographic Access
France
Bridgeport, Ontario
Bloomingdale, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Allemang, Alba Corporal. Alba Allemang was born April 10, 1890 in Bloomingdale, Ontario. He was the son of Christian Allemang and Barbara Shantz. He enlisted with the 71st Battalion in Berlin, Ontario on September 1, 1915 and later transferred to the 118th Battalion. He also served in the 256th Railway Construction Battalion. Allemang served in France and was discharged on March 26, 1919. Allemang married Mary Ellen Stuart on September 8, 1920 in Kitchener, Ontario. At the time of his marriage, Alba was a rubber worker. They raised two sons, Stuart and Raymond. Alba Allemang died on June 1, 1954 at the age of 64. He is buried at Bridgeport Memorial Cemetery, Kitchener, Ontario.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Allemang, A. Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
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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 includes a photograph and a red cross.
Hummell, Vernon Private. Enlisted October 15, 1915 with 118th Battalion of North Waterloo
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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
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
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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