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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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1919-1921
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red star.
Alison, Denis J. Corporal. Enlisted with the Signallers Co. 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion
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WW1_A_029
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Cards
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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. Card also includes a photograph and a red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Alison, Denis J.
Disch, Louis
Alison, William (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Mention-in-Despatches
2nd Canadian Pioneers
1st Division Signallers
Signal Company of Canadian Engineers
Place
Huy, Wallonia, Belgium [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Huy, Wallonia, Belgium
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Alison, Denis J. Corporal. Enlisted with the Signallers Co. 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion on Sept. 30 1915. Roman Catholic. Born at Galt, Oct. 10, 1897; educated at Galt Separate School and Galt Collegiate Institute. Unmarried. He joined the 1st Division Signalling Co. at Huy, Belgium and has been on active service for 43 months. He is still in service. Has been mentioned in despatches. His mother, Mrs. William Alison, lives at 131 Wellington St., Galt. Louis Disch, 7 Front St., Galt.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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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WW1_B_008
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Cards
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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
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Baetz, John Henry
Baetz, Hannah
Baetz, John Sr.
Harrison, Margaret
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Baltimore, Maryland, United States [Place of residence]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Polk County, Florida, United States [Place of death]
Detroit, Michigan, United States [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Polk County, Florida, United States
Detroit, Michigan, United States
Notes
Baetz, John Henry Service Number 542170. Lance Corporal. John was born in German Mills (now part of Kitchener), Ontario on March 23, 1898. He enlisted on July 19, 1916 and served with the 118th Battalion, subsequently transferring to the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion. At the time of his enlistment he lived with his parents, John Sr. and Hannah, at 85 Elgin Street, Berlin (now Kitchener) Ontario. He was a Methodist. Prior to his enlistment, he was a draftsman. He survived the war and in July 1922 emigrated to the United States at Detroit. He listed his trade as a tinsmith. On December 24, 1924 he married 19 year old Margaret Harrison of Windsor, in Windsor, Ontario. The couple then moved to Baltimore, Maryland. John died on February 14, 1980, at the age of 81, in Polk County, Florida.
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Baetz, John H. Private. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baetz, 85 Elgin St.,Kitchener, Ontario. Methodist. Unmarried.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
May 26, 1917 and joined the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion, which became the 5th Battalion, Canadian
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WW1_B_009
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Cards
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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. Card also includes a photograph.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Batez, Walter Edward
Baetz, John
Baetz, John (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
5th Battalion Canadian Engineers
Place
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Cherisy, Centre, France [Place of military service]
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Amiens, Picardie, France
Valenciennes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Cambrai, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Kitchener, Ontario
Cherisy, Centre, France
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
England
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Baetz, Walter Edward Enlisted May 1, 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He left England for France May 26, 1917 and joined the 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion, which became the 5th Battalion, Canadian Engineers. He took part in the battle for Hill 70 on August 15, 1917. He proceeded to Ypres Salient and acted as stretcher-bearer at Passchendaele from October 17, 1917 to November 13, 1917. He was south-east of Arras during the enemy's drive in the spring of 1918. He landed on the Amiens front for the colossal drive of August 18, 1918 and followed the advance until August 27, 1918. He returned to the Arras front and followed up advance through Cherisy, Bourlon Wood, Cambrai, Valenciennes until the breakup on November 11, 1918. Marched to Germany and visited most of the important cities of the Rhineland. He was never wounded. Born October 31, 1895. Methodist. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John Baetz, 85 Elgin St., Kitchener.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Canadian Pioneer Battalion and to 4th Canadian Engineers. Methodist. Born in Waterloo, January 28, 1893
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WW1_B_142
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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
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Bish, James Wright
Bish, William
Starnaman, Herbert
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
4th Canadian Engineers
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Federal Republic of Germany, Germany, Germany [Place of military service]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
England
Germany
Belgium
France
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), Ontario
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Bish, James Wright Sapper. Enlisted with 118th Battalion Jan. 25, 1916. Transferred to 2nd Canadian Pioneer Battalion and to 4th Canadian Engineers. Methodist. Born in Waterloo, January 28, 1893; educated at Central School Waterloo and at Kitchener and Waterloo Collegiate Institute. His father, Mr. William Bish, lives on Herbert St., Waterloo, Ontario. He is still in service with the Engineers in France. He served one year in Canada, seven months in England and one year and nine months in France, Belgium and Germany. Herbert Starnaman, 54 Braun St., Kitchener.
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Hartley, Samuel Private. Enlisted Sept. 10, 1915, with the 2nd Canadian Pioneers and transferred
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WW1_H_086
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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
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Hartley, Samuel
Hartley, Ann
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
2nd Canadian Pioneers
6th Battalion Engineers
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of birth and education]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
England
France
Belgium
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Hartley, Samuel Private. Enlisted Sept. 10, 1915, with the 2nd Canadian Pioneers and transferred to the 6th Battalion Engineers. Protestant. Born Sept. 1, 1891 at Worrall, Heyfield, Eng; educated at Worrall Public School. Single. His mother is Mrs. Ann Hartley of Galt. He has served three and a half years in France and Belgium and never been wounded.
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Washburn, James W. Sergeant. Enlisted Oct. 17, 1915 with 2nd Canadian Pioneers and transferred
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WW1_W_058
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Washburn, James W.
Weichel, Audrey
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Royal Air Force
2nd Canadian Pioneers
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Winchester, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Winchester, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Washburn, James W. Sergeant. Enlisted Oct. 17, 1915 with 2nd Canadian Pioneers and transferred to Royal Air Force. Presbyterian. Born at Winchester. April 16, 1896. He was discharged March 22, 1919 and is living with his mother at 58 Krug St., Kitchener. Audrey Weichel, 72 Wellington St, Kitchener.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red slash.
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WW1_Y_017
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Cards
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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
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Young, Harold Egbert
Smith, Bertha
Young, Victor
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
71st Battalion
2nd Canadian Pioneers
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Fordwich, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
France
Kitchener, Ontario
Fordwich, Ontario
Belgium
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Young, Harold Egbert Private. Enlisted September 15, 1915 as a pioneer. He was transferred from the 71st Battalion to the 2nd Canadian Battalion Pioneers. Presbyterian. Born and educated in Fordwich, Huron. Married to Bertha Smith and has three children. Discharged May 28, 1918 and lives at 183 Benton St., Kitchener. He served six months in Belgium and nine months in France. He was wounded in France. Victor Young, 183 Benton St., Kitchener.
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