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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_A_053
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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 Project - 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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Antisell, Monsell
Antisell, Thomas Christopher
Antisell, Thomas Christopher Monsell
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
18th Battalion
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Stratford, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Stratford, Ontario
Hespeler, Ontario
Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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Antisell, Monsell. Private. Born Thomas Christopher Monsell Antisell in Dublin Ireland on April 24, 1895. He immigrated to Canada in 1911 and was one of the Coombe Home boys of Hespeler, Ontario. He enlisted in Stratford, Ontario with the 18th Battalion on October 27, 1914. His next of kin is Thomas Christopher Antisell who resides at 45 Bath Ave. Dublin, Ireland.
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Antisell, Monsell Private. Was one of the Commbe Home Boys of Hespler, 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.
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_032
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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
Baker, Douglas
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
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Hespeler, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
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Baker, Douglas Private. His home is in Galt. He was overseas. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home of Hespeler.
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Baker, George William

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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.
  1 document
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Soldier Information Cards - World War One
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WW1_B_034
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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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Baker, George William
Morris, Theresa
Henry, Florence
Baker, Harold
Baker, Kory
Baker, George
Baker, Gladys
Baker, Helen
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Canadian Expeditionary Force
87th Battalion
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Guelph, Ontario, Canada [Place of burial]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Warkworth, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Epsom, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Guelph, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
Warkworth, Ontario
Epsom, England
Hespeler, Ontario
Notes
Baker, George William Private. George was born on May 28, 1894 in Epsom, Surrey, England. He came to Canada on the ship "Southwark" in 1904 at age 10. He lived at the Coombe Home for boys in Hespeler. He enlisted at Warkworth, Ontario on Nov. 25, 1915 and served with the 87th Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force. His next of kin was Mrs. H. Fairs of Tillsonburg. He married Theresa Morris Oct. 25, 1920 at Galt. They had 5 children (Harold, Kory, George, Gladys and Helen) and resided at 76 Beverly St., and later 39 Rich St.in Galt. He married Florence Henry later on in life, after his first wife passed away. He died August 3, 1956 and is buried in the Veteran's section of Woodlawn Cemetery in Guelph, Ontario.
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Baker, George Private. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home, Hespler, 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.
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WW1_B_136
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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 2
Name Access
Bird, Lindley
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Bird, Lindley Private. Was one of the boys of the Coombe Home of Hespeler. He was wounded at the front.
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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_150
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Black, Christie
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
Notes
Private Christie (Christopher, Chris) Black enlisted on September 8, 1915 at Camp Sewell, Manitoba. His reg. no. was 424583 and his religion was listed at Church of England. He joined the 45th Battalion from Brandon, Manitoba. They embarked from Halifax on March 17, 1916 aboard the Lapland and disembarked on March 25, 1916 in England. They were absorbed by the 11th Canadian Reserve Battalion on July 7, 1916. Christie Black was born on December 23, 1897 in Dublin, Ireland. He sailed to Canada on July 29, 1909 from Liverpool aboard the Tunisian arriving in Quebec city on August 6, 1909. Christie was part of the Smyly Home group of children destined for the Coombe Home in Hespeler, Ontario. In the 1911 census, Christie was listed as a servant on a farm in Waterloo township. On enlistment in 1915, he stated he was a farm labourer and that his birthdate was December 23, 1895, although his actual birth year was 1897. Christie had a brother named David Black who emigrated to the Coombe Home in Hespeler in 1907. David(reg.no.928111) enlisted on December 28, 1915 at Guelph Ontario.
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Black, Christie. Private. Was one of the boys of the Coombe Home of Hespeler, 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.
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WW1_B_151
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Black, David
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
Notes
Private David Black enlisted on December 28, 1915 at Guelph, Ontario. His reg. no. was 928111 and his religion was listed as Church of England. He was on the 153rd Battalion Nominal Roll published January 12, 1916 in the Guelph Mercury. He transferred to the 216th Battalion on February 2, 1917. His name appears on the 216th Battalion sailing list of April 18, 1917 aboard the SS Scandinavian from Halifax, Nova Scotia. David Black survived the war and returned to Halifax, Nova Scotia aboard the SS Winifredian. David Black was born on June 11, 1894 in Dublin, Ireland. He sailed to Canada on May 2, 1907 aboard the ship, Tunisian out of Liverpool. He was part of the Smyly Home group of children destined for the Coombe Home in Hespeler, Ontario. David worked as a farm labourer on farms in Waterloo Township and Dundas, Ontario. David had a younger brother Christie(Christopher, Chris) Black who also emigrated to the Coombe Home in Hespeler, Ontario in 1909. Christie (reg.no.424583) enlisted on September 8, 1915 at Camp Sewell near Brandon, Manitoba.
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Black, David. Private. Was one of the boys of the Coombe Home, Hespeler, Ontario.
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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_178
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bolton, John
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
125th Battalion
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
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Bolton, John. Enlisted in the spring of 1916 with the 125th Battalion. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home of Hespeler, Ontario.
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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_B_179
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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
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Bolton, Richard S.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
125th Battalion
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
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Bolton, Richard S. Enlisted in the spring of 1916 with the 125th Battalion. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home of Hespeler. He was wounded.
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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 contains a red slash.
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WW1_B_213
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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 name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains a red slash.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Boyle, Henry James
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
111th Battalion
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
Éire, Ireland, Ireland [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
√Čire, Ireland
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Boyle, Henry James Private. Enlisted at Hespeler, December 27, 1915 with the 111th Battalion. He was born in Ireland and was at the Coombe Home in Hespeler at the time he enlisted. He was wounded at the front. He was employed by the R. Forbes Company Limited, Hespeler.
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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_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 the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bradner, Pat
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Coombe Home (Hespeler, Ont.)
Place
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Hespeler, Ontario
Copyright Status
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Bradner, Pat. Private. Was one of the boys of the Coombe Home Hespeler, Ontario. He was twice wounded.
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