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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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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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WW1_B_069
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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
Name Access
Bassil, Frederick
Jones, Catherine
Willis, Ruby
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
North Watford, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
France
North Watford, England
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Bassil, Frederick Sapper. Enlisted April 17, 1916 as a pioneer with 118th Battalion and later transferred to Engineers. Church of England. Born at Watford, England and educated at Watford and at London England. He is married to Catherine Jones and has two children. He is still with the B.E.F in France as an Engineer. He has served two years and two months. Ruby Willis, 75 Weber St. E., Kitchener
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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, a red star, a red slash, and a red cross.
draft of 50 from Toronto University Battery to England and was transferred to British Expeditionary
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WW1_C_017
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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
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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, a red star, a red slash, and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Campbell, John James
Campbell, John
Elliott, Helen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
University of Toronto
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Cross
67th Battery, Canadian Field Artillery
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Le Sars, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of education (secondary)]
Avion, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Arleux, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Toronto, Ontario, Canada [Place of post-secondary education and enlistment]
Ieper, Flanders, Belgium [Place of military service and death]
Burlington, Ontario, Canada [Place of employment]
North Dumfries, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Le Sars, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Galt, Ontario
Avion, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Arleux, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Toronto, Ontario
Ieper, Flanders, Belgium
Burlington, Ontario
North Dumfries, Ontario
Notes
John James Campbell's service number was 337852.
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Campbell, John James Lieutenant. Enlisted April 1916 with 67th University Battery. Took first draft of 50 from Toronto University Battery to England and was transferred to British Expeditionary Force (B.E.F.). Anglican. Born January 16, 1890 in North Dumfries on his father's farm. Educated at Riverside School and Galt Collegiate Institute. Graduated from the University of Toronto as Bachelor of Applied Science. Was in the employ of Chipman & Power at the time of enlistment putting in waterworks and sewage at Burlington. Unmarried. He was killed in action October 26, 1917 at Passchendaele after serving in eight battles - Regina French [sic], Oct. 1916; Vimy Ridge, Apr. 1917; Atleaux [sic], April 1917; Fesna, May 1917; La Coulotte, July 1917; Avien [sic], July 1917; Hill 70, August 1917; Passchendaele, Oct. 1917. Was slightly wounded Oct 21, 1917 but remained on duty. Awarded Military Cross October 25, 1917. He was out with two signallers, one was killed, the other wounded. He carried the wounded man over a mile of shell hole district on his back under heavy fire to a place of safety, although he himself was suffering from a wounded hand. His father, Mr. John Campbell, 42 Rose St., Galt, received his military cross last August. Helen Elliott, 27 Rose St., Galt.
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A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
. Transferred to England to Canadian Forestry Corps - British Expeditionary Force. Lutheran. Born in Hespeler
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WW1_D_001
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Dahmer, Albert Grant
Dahmer, Henry D.
Dahmer, Martha
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Canadian Forestry Corps (RCA)
4th Battalion
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
England
France
London, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Dahmer, Albert Grant. Private. Enlisted January 5, 1918 with 4th Depot Battalion at London. Transferred to England to Canadian Forestry Corps - British Expeditionary Force. Lutheran. Born in Hespeler, Ontario October 31, 1896 and educated at Conestoga Public School. Single. He is still in France and his particular service is repairing soldiers' shoes. His father is Henry D. Dahmer, Conestoga Ontario. Martha Dahmer, (Sister), Conestoga, Ontario.
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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.
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WW1_E_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 and a red cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 2
Name Access
Eby, Alexander Ralph
Eby, Helen
Eby, Bishop Benjamin
Eby, Isaac
Becker, Elizabeth
Eby, Menno
Eby, Alexander
Watson, Nellie
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
War casualties
Mennonites
World War One, 1914-1918
Fourth Company, Fifth Battalion, B.E.F.
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Fleurbaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of burial]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Fleurbaix, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Private Eby is buried in Rue David Military Cemetery, near Fleurbaix, France, Section II, Row A, grave 44.
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Eby, Alexander Ralph Private. He went with the 1st Contingent B.E.F. 2nd Infantry Brigade, 4th Company, 5th Battalion. Miss Helen Eby, Eby St. Kitchener, is his sister. He was killed in France, March 21, 1915 and was the first Waterloo County victim of the war on the fields of France. Methodist. Alexander Ralph Eby, of the Fifth Battalion, First Canadian Contingent, born in Berlin, Ontario, 1891, killed in action March 20th, 1915, descendant, in line of oldest sons in each generation, of Bishop Benjamin Eby, founder of Berlin and one of the first settlers in this locality. Bishop Benjamin Eby's oldest son was Isaac Fby; Isaac Eby's oldest son was Menno Eby, who married a German, Elizabeth Becker. Menno Eby's oldest son was Alexander Eby, who married an Engish-woman, Nellie Watson, and their oldest son was Alexander Ralph Eby, with whose death the line in direct descent of oldest sons from Bishop Bejamin Eby becomes extinct. The early Mennonite settlers refused on religious principles to carry arms in war. In the war of 1812 a number of them took part as teamsters.
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Milner, Richard Johnson

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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.
to 45th Remount Squadron, British Expeditionary Force. Methodist Educated at Veterinary College, Toronto
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WW1_M_222
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 3
Name Access
Milner, Richard Johnson
Milner (Mrs.)
Fleischauer, Winifred
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
British Expeditionary Force
Veterinary Corps
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Nomós Thessaloníkis, Central Macedonia, Greece [Place of military service]
Toronto, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Geographic Access
France
Nomós Thessaloníkis, Central Macedonia, Greece
Toronto, Ontario
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Milner, Richard Johnson Captain. Enlisted November 1916 with a Veterinary Corps and transferred to 45th Remount Squadron, British Expeditionary Force. Methodist Educated at Veterinary College, Toronto. His mother is Mrs. Milner, Wallenstein, Ontario. Served at Salonika and was promoted from Lieutenant to Captain of British Expeditionary Force in Greece, after a service of nearly two years. He has been home on furlough but is now in France. Winifred Fleischauer, Wellesley, Ontario.
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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.
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WW1_P_013
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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 cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 4
Name Access
Parker, William John
Parker, Margaret A.
Parker, Thomas Wilbur
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
10th Battalion British Expeditionary Force
Place
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military training]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Fergus, Ontario, Canada [Place of birth]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Geographic Access
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
France
England
Galt, Ontario
Fergus, Ontario
Preston, Ontario
Waterloo (Regional Municipality), Ontario
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Parker, William John Signaller. Enlisted April 5, 1916 with 111st South Waterloo Battalion and transferred to 10th Battalion B.E.F. Methodist. Born in Fergus Dec. 21, 1893 educated at Preston School and at Galt Collegiate Institute. Single. He was in England from October 1916 to May 1917 studying to be a signaler. He went to France in May and was in action until he was killed August 15, 1917 at Hill 70. As he was going back to the communication trench he was hit in the neck and side by shrapnel and the wound proved fatal. His next of kin is Margaret A.Parker, Preston, Ontario. In two days' fighting previous to his death he kept up communications so well during the hard fighting that his superior officer recommended him for bravery. Thomas Wilbur Parker, Duke St., Preston, Ontario
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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.
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WW1_P_021
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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 cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 4
Name Access
Payne, Harold (Rev)
Payne, H. (Mrs.)
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
2nd Battalion
British Expeditionary Force
Place
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military service]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Preston, Ontario
Notes
A Toronto Star article of 18 September 1918 remarked that Payne's wife Cora stated "'He is not dead. I know he is still living.' The brave little lady received a telegram that her soldier husband was killed on August 30." A 28 November 1918 article noted that: "Pte Rev Harold Payne was killed during a brilliant attack upon Upton Wood on Aug 30. Reports from the front state that Pte Payne displayed great courage as he put himself at the head of his platoon after many were killed.". The envelope containing his death notification noted that he was serving with the British Expeditionary Force in France.
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Payne, Harold (Rev) Private. The Reverend Harold Payne enlisted with the 2nd Battalion. He was killed in action at Upton Wood near Arras on August 30, 1918. His widow survives. He lived in Preston. Mrs. H. Payne, Deptartment of Reports of the Supreme Court of Canada Provincial Asylum, North Battleford, Saskatchewan. Anglican.
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