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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.
was in Hespeler, Ontario. He won the Military Medal, at Hill 70 in Aug. 1917.
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WW1_B_092
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English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 and a red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Beckett, Frank
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
Royal Canadian Horse Artillery
Place
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of military award - Hill 70]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Hespeler, Ontario
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Beckett, Frank Signaller. Belonged to the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery. His home was in Hespeler, Ontario. He won the Military Medal, at Hill 70 in Aug. 1917.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
eighteen months in France and was awarded the Military Medal for bravery. He is the son of Mrs. Margaret
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WW1_B_104
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30.7 cm (W) X 25.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Bell, James Thyne
Bell, Margaret
Bell, John
Bell, Robert Pedon
Bell, Roy Crawford
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
111th Battalion
Place
Blandford-Blenheim, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium [Place of military service]
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada [Place of landing upon discharge from military]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence, death and burial]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence and enlistment]
Geographic Access
Blandford-Blenheim, Ontario
Passendale, Flanders, Belgium
Halifax, Nova Scotia
London, Ontario
Galt, Ontario
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James was born March 27, 1893, Blenheim Township and the son of John and Margaret Bell. He enlisted with the 111th in February 1916 in Galt, Ontario. His Attestation Papers describe him as 5'11" tall, with brown eyes, black hair and no distinguishing marks. James was Presbyterian in faith and was working as a hardware clerk. His 2 brothers, Robert Pedon and Roy Crawford also served. While overseas he served with the 1st Battalion, Canadian Machine Gun Corp. He was twice gassed and once slightly wounded while serving. James won the Military Medal for the assault at Passchendaele. He was promoted to Sergeant on February 22, 1918. James returned home aboard the Lapland which docked in Halifax in early March 1919. James was discharged March 21, 1919, London, Ontario. It is noted on these papers that he has scars on both shins. James married Florence Morgan in 1926 and they had one daughter. He worked as a salesman for the A.P. Green Fire Brick Company and the family lived in London, Ontario. He died here on January 13, 1943 and is buried at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, London.
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Bell, James Thyne Corporal. Enlisted with 111th Battalion and went overseas in 1916. He served eighteen months in France and was awarded the Military Medal for bravery. He is the son of Mrs. Margaret Bell, 32 Cameron St., Galt, Ontario. He enlisted with 111th Battalion at Galt, March 6, 1916. Born in Canada. Since his return he lives at 52 Rich Avenue, Galt.
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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes three red stars and a photograph.
was awarded a Military Medal and also a Distinguished Conduct Medal. On October 22, 1919 he was decorated
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WW1_B_123
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Cards
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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
Scope and Content
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes three red stars and a photograph.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bernhardt, Clayton
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
Distinguished Conduct Medal
Place
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of award]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
Geographic Access
London, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
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Bernhardt, Clayton. Sergeant Major. His home is at 106 Courtland Ave., E., Kitchener. He was awarded a Military Medal and also a Distinguished Conduct Medal. On October 22, 1919 he was decorated by the Prince of Wales at London, 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 star.
was born in Canada and his next of kin is Mrs. Fanny Bruce, Hespeler, Ontario. He won a Military Medal
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WW1_B_292
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Cards
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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
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
Bruce, Roy Berton
Bruce, Fanny
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
111th Battalion
Place
Canada, Canada, Canada [Birthplace]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment and residence]
Amiens, Picardie, France [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Canada
Hespeler, Ontario
Amiens, Picardie, France
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Bruce, Roy Berton Private. Enlisted March 1, 1916 at Hespeler with the 111th Battalion. He was born in Canada and his next of kin is Mrs. Fanny Bruce, Hespeler, Ontario. He won a Military Medal at Amiens, France while rushing a machine gun front. He came through without a scratch and was not sick a day. He arrived in Hespeler, May 21, 1919.
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Bushnell, Archibald William

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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 and a red star.
by birth but had lived in Canada six years. He was a plumber by trade. He won a Military Medal
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WW1_B_337
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English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 and a red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bushnell, Archibald William
Bushnell, William
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
34th Battalion
Place
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
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England
Galt, Ontario
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Bushnell, Archibald William Private. Enlisted at Galt with 34th Battalion. He was an Englishman by birth but had lived in Canada six years. He was a plumber by trade. He won a Military Medal for bravery. He was killed in action December 1916. His next of kin is William Bushnell, Hendy's Cottage, Mortimer, Berks, England. The date of his enlistment was July 28, 1915 at Galt.
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Chace, Harry Hamilton

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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also contains a three red slashes and one red star.
and won a military medal. Harry Tolton, 28 Ellen St. E., Kitchener
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WW1_C_061
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Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 contains a three red slashes and one red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Chace, Harry Hamilton
Chace, (Mr.)
Chace, (Mrs.)
Tolton, Harry
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1914-1918
Soldiers -- Wounds and injuries
Military Medal
Canadian Field Artillery
Euler Business College (Kitchener, Ont.)
43rd Howitzer Battery
8th Army Brigade
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Butte, Montana, United States [Place of education]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of education and residence]
England, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Dallas, Texas, United States [Birthplace and place of education]
Geographic Access
France
Butte, Montana, United States
Kitchener, Ontario
England
Dallas, Texas, United States
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Chace, Harry Hamilton Sergeant. Enlisted January 10, 1916 with 43rd Howitzer Battery, 8th Army Brigade. C.F.A. Methodist. Born at Dallas, Texas on Nov. 8, 1892, educated at Dallas, Texas, at Butte, Montana, at Suddaby School, Kitchener and at the Euler Business College. He was discharged April 8, 1919 and lives with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chace, 19 Snider Ave., Kitchener. He served one month in Canada, four months in England and two years and nine months in France. He was wounded on three occasions and won a military medal. Harry Tolton, 28 Ellen St. E., Kitchener
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Chazeaud, Camille Armand

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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 two red stars.
Military Medal of Order of St. Ann. At present he is a student in Theology at the Presbyterian College
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WW1_C_080
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Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 and two red stars.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Chazeaud, Camille Armand
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Croix de Guerre medal (France)
5th Colonial Infantry Division, French Army
French Army
Russian Military Medal of the Order of St. Ann
Place
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Hespeler, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence (pre-war)]
Montréal, Quebec, Canada [Place of education and residence (post-war)]
Vic-sur-Aisne, Picardie, France [Place of wounding]
Arkhangel'skaya Oblast', Arkhangelskaya oblast, Russia [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
France
Hespeler, Ontario
Montréal, Quebec
Vic-sur-Aisne, Picardie, France
Arkhangel'skaya Oblast', Arkhangelskaya oblast, Russia
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Chazeaud, Camille, Armand Sergent Armée Francaise. Was a French reservist and went at the call to arms. He was living in Hespeler at the time of enlisting. We won the Croix de Guerre. (2 citations) Enlisted February 26, 1916 with the 5th Colonial Infantry and transferred in Sept, 1918 to Franch Military Mission Arkangel, North Russia. He served 38 months at the front, was wounded April 13, 1917 at Chemin-des-dames. His Croix de Guerre has one bronze and one gold star. He also received the Russian Military Medal of Order of St. Ann. At present he is a student in Theology at the Presbyterian College, Montreal.
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Cockwell, Percy Douglas

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with 43rd Battery as Signals Sergeant. Awarded Military Medal at Vimy Ridge. Mentioned in despatches
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WW1_C_146
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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 three red stars.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Cockwell, Percy Douglas
Cockwell, James (Mrs.)
Broughner, C.
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
Canadian Field Artillery
Canadian School of Gunnery
43rd Battery
Place
Milverton, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
West Monkton, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of education]
Geographic Access
Milverton, Ontario
West Monkton, Ontario
France
Galt, Ontario
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Cockwell, Percy Douglas Cadet (Sergeant). Enlisted December 7, 1915 with Field Artillery. -43 Howitzer Battery (Canadian Field Artillery). Transferred from 43rd Battery to Canadian School of Gunnery. Born West Monkton, educated at Milverton Public School and Galt Collegiate Institute. He was discharged February 6, 1919. His next of kin is Mrs. James Cockwell of Milverton. He served 29 months with 43rd Battery as Signals Sergeant. Awarded Military Medal at Vimy Ridge. Mentioned in despatches at Amiens and Arras. September 1918. C. Broughner
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and Belgium. He won the Military Medal for bravery. He has returned to Galt and lives at 9 Davidson Street
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WW1_C_223
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Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 has a red star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
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Crump, Albert Ernest
Crump, Agnes
Crump, Sadie
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
111th Battalion
Place
Kingdom of Belgium, Belgium, Belgium [Place of military service]
Republic of France, France, France [Place of military service]
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
England, England, United Kingdom [Birthplace]
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Belgium
France
Galt, Ontario
England
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Crump, Albert Ernest Signaller. Enlisted December 1, 1915 with 111th Battalion of South Waterloo. He transferred to 12th Battalion. Protestant. Born June 20, 1898 in England, educated at Galt. Unmarried. Mrs. Agnes Crump, 9 Davidson Street Galt is his next of kin. He has seen much service in France and Belgium. He won the Military Medal for bravery. He has returned to Galt and lives at 9 Davidson Street. Sadie Crump, 9 Davidson Street, 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 photograph and a red star.
, 1918 was awarded the Military Medal for bravery. Since his return he lives at 15 Gilholme Street, Galt.
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WW1_C_224
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Language
English
Date Range
1919-1921
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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 star.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Crump, Francis Henry
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Military Medal
111th Battalion
4th Battalion
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
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Crump, Francis Henry Private. Enlisted with 111th Battalion of South Waterloo and transferred to "A"Company of 4th Battalion. He was twice wounded in a trench following shell explosion and on October 3, 1918 was awarded the Military Medal for bravery. Since his return he lives at 15 Gilholme Street, Galt.
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