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Bivour, Stewart George

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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_149
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
Bivour, Stewart George
Bivour, Frederick
Sutter, Christina Margaret
Bivour, Anna Bryant
Chapin, Annie Pearl
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Place
Wellesley, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence at time of second marriage]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Crosshill, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Wellesley (Village), Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Crosshill, Ontario
Notes
Bivour, Stewart George Private. Regiment number 751278 Stewart was born on May 10, 1892 in Crosshill, Waterloo County, Ontario, Canada and adopted by Frederick Bivour and Christina Margaret Sutter. Stewart enlisted with the 118th Battalion Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force, on January 3rd, 1916 in Kitchener, Ontario. He served 9 months and returned home. Stewart was drafted on May 29, 1917 and re-enlisted June 26, 1917 with the Canadian Over-Seas Expeditionary Force. His next of kin was wife Anna Bryant Bivour of 202 Englwood, Detroit Michigan, USA. According to Attestation papers, the certificate of medical examination deemed him fit for service but listed left middle and ring finger movement impaired. Length of service before returning home is unknown. Stewart's wife Anna died on January 9th, 1921. He re-married Annie Pearl Chapin on September 25th, 1922. His residence at the time of marriage was Wellesley, Ontario. Lutheran.
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
Bivour, Stewart Private. He enlisted at Kitchener.
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