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Schinbein, Edler Elias

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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.
Schinbein, Edler Elias Sergeant. Enlisted March 1916 with 118th Battalion B. Company Section 5
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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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Stauffer, Gordon Henry

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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 includes a photograph and a red cross.
. He went overseas with the 118th Battalion and transferred to the 1st Canadian Battalion. He saw
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_S_246
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 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 5
Name Access
Stauffer, Gordon Henry
Stauffer, Daniel R.
Stauffer, Carrie H.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
108th Regiment
1st Battalion
Place
Baden, Ontario, Canada [Place of employment]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of education, employment and enlistment]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Chesterfield, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of burial]
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium [Place of death]
Geographic Access
Baden, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
France
Chesterfield, Ontario
Belgium
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium
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
Stauffer, Gordon Henry Private. He was attached to the 108th Regiment and enlisted with the 118th Battalion at Kitchener, November 10, 1915. He was born in Canada and is the son of Daniel R. Stauffer, Plattsville, Ontario. He was killed in action at Passchendaele. Presbyterian. Born June 11, 1889 at the home farm at Chesterfield. He was educated at the school near by and later at the Euler Business College. He was employed at the Dominion Bank Baden and transferred to Kitchener in the spring of 1915. He went overseas with the 118th Battalion and transferred to the 1st Canadian Battalion. He saw active service in France until he was instantly killed by a shell on November 6, 1917 at Passchendaele. He is buried at Mosselmart Cemetery, Belgium. Carrie H. Stauffer, R.R.No.2, Bright, Ontario.
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