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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.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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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Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Allemang, A. Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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Meyer, Melvin Herbert

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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.
Meyer, Melvin Herbert Sapper. Enlisted October 2, 1915 with 71st Battalion. Transferred to 118th
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_M_193
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Meyer, Melvin Herbert
Gallagher, Ethel
Meyer, Eldon
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
71st Battalion
Canadian Corps Signallers
3rd Division Signallers
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
France
England
Bridgeport, Ontario
Kitchener, 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
Meyer, Melvin Herbert Sapper. Enlisted October 2, 1915 with 71st Battalion. Transferred to 118th Battalion later to Canadian Corps Signallers and to 3rd Division Signallers. Methodist. Born Nov. 27, 1896 in Kitchener and educated there. He married Ethel Gallagher. He was discharged March 29, 1919 and is now living at Bridgeport. Ontario. He served 8 and a half months in England and two years in France. Eldon Meyer, 115 Benton St., Kitchener.
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Rhodenburg, George Charles

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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains two red slashes.
Rhodenburg, George Charles Gunner. Enlisted February 15, 1915 with the 118th Battalion
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_R_061
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 two red slashes.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 4
Name Access
Rhodenburg, George Charles
Groff, Luella
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth, education and residence]
Geographic Access
France
Bridgeport, 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
Rhodenburg, George Charles Gunner. Enlisted February 15, 1915 with the 118th Battalion and transferred to Eaton Machine Gun Battery. Methodist. Born June 10, 1896 at Bridgeport and educated there. Unmarried. Discharged March 20, 1919 and is living with his father at Bridgeport. He served 24 months in France. He spent six months in hospital. He was twice wounded. Luella Groff, Bridgeport, Ontario.
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