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Schinbein, Edler Elias

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Part Of
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.
Schinbein, Edler Elias Sergeant. Enlisted March 1916 with 118th Battalion B. Company Section 5
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_S_041
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
15.2 cm (W) X 18.7 cm (H)
20 cm (W) X 25.3 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 4
Name Access
Schinbein, Edler Elias
Schinbein, George
Schinbein George (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Methodist Church
Place
Conestogo, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Conestogo, Ontario
France
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
Schinbein, Edler Elias Sergeant. Enlisted March 1916 with 118th Battalion B. Company Section 5. Transferred to Canadian Training School as instructor at Bexhill, Sussex, England. Methodist. Born May 27, 1898 at Conestoga. Educated at Kitchener Collegiate Institute. He went overseas January 1917 and to France March 1917. Was in trenches four months then spent five or six months in hospital in France and England. Was instructor in Canadian Instruction Pool Canadian Training School until armistice and is now in the demobilization service. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Schinbein, live in Conestoga.
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