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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
William H.
Soldier Last Name
Knack
Rank
Private
Regiment
11 Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_K_108
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Knack, William H.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
11 Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
St. Catharines [Hometown]
Preston [Residence]
Geographic Access
St. Catharines, Ontario
Preston, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Transcription
Knack, William H. See also, Breithaupt, Arthur Johnson, Ross V. [clipping] Feb 1940? [image] WILLIAM H. KNACK William Henry Knack, son of Mr. and Mrs. Amiel Knack of Preston, joined the 11th field ambulance in Guelph Sept. 13, 1939. He was born in St. Catharines, Feb. 4, 1920 and later moved to Preston with his parents where he received his education in Preston public and continuation schools. Before enlisting he was employed as a salesman. He is a keen follower of sports and was an outstanding tennis player, having won both the junior and senior championships of the Preston tennis club three times. His father served in the last war with the 34th and 18th battalions. He is a member of St. Peter's Lutheran church. Pte. Knack is married, his wife living in London.
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
W.J.
Soldier Last Name
Spere
Rank
n/a
Regiment
15th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_S_274
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Spere, W.J.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
15th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
Kitchener [Hometown]
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproductions
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Documents
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
  1 document
Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
H.W.G.
Soldier Last Name
Strub
Rank
Private
Regiment
15th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Accession Number
WW2_S_343
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Strub, H.W.G.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
15th Field Ambulance, Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps
Place
n/a
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproductions
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Documents
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