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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_C_217
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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 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 1
Name Access
Crichton, Robert
Gordon, Lily
Crichton, Jane
Crichton, William
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Place
Branchton, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Liévin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Branchton, Ontario
LiƩvin, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Galt, Ontario
Aberdeen, Scotland
Notes
Private Robert Crichton was born on Sept. 22nd 1888, in Aberdeen, Scotland. Before coming to Canada, he served with the Gordon Highlanders in Scotland. He came to Canada in March 1911, arriving at New Brunswick. He moved to Branchton in Feb. 1913, and was married to Lily Gordon on April 6th, 1913 in Waterloo. He was Presbyterian. He enlisted Sept. 15th 1915 at Galt. He served in the 50th Battalion and was killed in action on May 11th, 1917. He has no known grave but is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial in France. His next of kin are Jane Crichton (mother) and Robert Crichton (father). His brother, William Crichton, was also killed in action.
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Crichton, Robert Private. His home was in Branchton, Ontario. He was killed in action.
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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 red slash.
and was transferred to 50th Battalion. Roman Catholic. Born at Bracebridge, Ont. Feb. 19, 1893. and educated
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WW1_M_248
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Cards
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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Moore, James
Quirk, Mary
Murphy, Reta
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
71st Battalion
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries
Roman Catholic
50th Battalion
Place
Bracebridge, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Acton, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
Geographic Access
Bracebridge, Ontario
Acton, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Moore, James Private. Enlisted at Galt with the 71st. Battalion in October 1915 and was transferred to 50th Battalion. Roman Catholic. Born at Bracebridge, Ont. Feb. 19, 1893. and educated at the public school of Acton. Married Miss Mary Quirk and has two children. He was discharged Mar. 5, 1919 and lives at 32 Haddington St. Galt, Ont. He was wounded once. Reta Murphy, 32 Haddington St., Galt.
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Ploethner, William Carl

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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 red slash and a red cross.
) and transferred to 50th Battalion in France. Lutheran. Born in Grey Co. Jan. 17, 1891; educated at Preston
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WW1_P_081
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Cards
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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red slash and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 4
Name Access
Ploethner, William Carl
Howard, Josephine
Sohrt, Margaret
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
Geographic Access
France
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
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Ploethner, William Carl Sergeant. Enlisted December 1915 with 128th Battalion (Moose Jaw's Own) and transferred to 50th Battalion in France. Lutheran. Born in Grey Co. Jan. 17, 1891; educated at Preston Public School and Galt Collegiate. At twenty years he took a homestead in Saskatchewan. He married Josephine Howard of Moose Jaw and has one child. He was accidently killed in England on June 20, 1918 by a motor car when stationed at Cliburn Camp near Penrith. He went to France Dec. 13, 1916, took part in Vimy Ridge also eight bayonet fights and was wounded at Lens in the beginning of June 1917. He was twenty seven years of age when he died and his widow lives in Moose Jaw. Margaret Sohrt (cousin). Preston, Ont.
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Riddell, Robert Arthur

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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 cross.
to 187th Battalion, 21st Reserve and 50th Battalion. Presbyterian. Born February 12, 1890 in North
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_R_075
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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 the 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 4
Name Access
Riddell, Robert Arthur
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Place
North Dumfries, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
North Dumfries, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Riddell, Robert Arthur Private. Enlisted January 26, 1916 at 151st Battallion. Transfered to 187th Battalion, 21st Reserve and 50th Battalion. Presbyterian. Born February 12, 1890 in North Dumfries and educated at Wrigley's Corners, S.S. No. 16. Single. He was killed in action June 3, 1917.
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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 slash.
to the 50th Battalion. Church of England. Born May 25, 1880 at Hammersworth, County of Middlesex
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WW1_S_012
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Cards
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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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 4
Name Access
Sargeant, Frederick
Sargeant, Fred
Rourke, Ann Elizabeth
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Vimy Ridge
71st Battalion
Church of England
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries
50th Battalion
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Middlesex, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
City of London, England, United Kingdom [Place of education]
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Middlesex, England
London, England
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Sargeant, Frederick Corporal. Enlisted November 22, 1915 with 71st Battalion and transferred to the 50th Battalion. Church of England. Born May 25, 1880 at Hammersworth, County of Middlesex, and educated in London, England. He married Ann Elizabeth Rourke and has 6 children. He was discharged March 15, 1918 and lives at 7 Shanley St., Galt. He served 8 months in the firing line and was wounded at Vimy Ridge February 13, 1917 while bombing the enemy. He was struck by shrapnel in the right shoulder. Fred Sargeant, 7 Shanley St., Galt, Ontario.
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Steckenreiter, Louis Peter

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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 cross.
. in February 1916. He went overseas in August 1916 and to France in January 1917 with 50th Battalion. He
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WW1_S_252
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Cards
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16 cm (W) X 26 cm (H)
17.5 cm (W) X 27.5 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 cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Steckenreiter, Louis Peter
Steckenreiter, Nicholas
Frank, Helene
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Place
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Bridgeport, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Vimy, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
Bridgeport, Ontario
Notes
Private Louis Peter Steckenreiter was born on April 9, 1884 in Bridgeport, Ontario. He was the son of Nicholas Steckenreiter and Helene Frank. He enlisted on March 2, 1916 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. At the time of his enlistment, he was a clerk, single and a Christian Scientist. His regimental service number was 782182. He was killed in action during the Battle of Vimy Ridge on April 10, 1917. He was buried in the Canadian Cemetery No.2 in Neuville-St. Vaast, France.
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Steckenreiter. Louis P. Private. Enlisted with the 128th Battalion of Moose Jaw, Sask. in February 1916. He went overseas in August 1916 and to France in January 1917 with 50th Battalion. He was killed in action April 10, 1917 at Vimy Ridge. Born April 9, 1887 at Bridgeport, Ontario.
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Wheatley, William John

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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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A white index card containing 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_W_111
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Wheatley, William John
Wheatley, Fanny
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
71st Battalion
50th Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
England
France
Galt, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Wheatley, William John Corporal. Enlisted with C. Company of 71st Battalion while it was stationed in Galt during 1915 and 1916 and went overseas with that unit. Later he transferred to 50th Canadian Infantry Battalion Medical Staff and spent nearly three years in France. He was never wounded but was dangerously ill at The Ontario Military Hospital at Orpington, Kent, England at the close of the war. He enlisted on September 19, 1915. He was born in England and his next of kin is Mrs. Fanny Wheatley, 23 Grantham Avenue, Galt, Ontario.
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a red cross.
Whitaker, Herbert Lieutenant. Belonged to 50th Battalion. Educated in Galt Collegiate Institute
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WW1_W_115
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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 red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 5
Name Access
Whitaker, Herbert
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
50th Battalion
Copyright Status
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Whitaker, Herbert Lieutenant. Belonged to 50th Battalion. Educated in Galt Collegiate Institute. Killed.
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