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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1918]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait postcard of members of the 118th Battalion during the First World War.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P009603
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
13.5 cm (W) X 8.5 cm (H)
13.8 cm (W) X 9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
French
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1918]
Scope and Content
Black and white portrait postcard of members of the 118th Battalion during the First World War.
Storage Location
PB4
Subject Access
Military uniforms
Photographic postcards
Soldiers
World War 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Luft, Frederick Christian, 1897-1966
Notes
The photograph might have been taken in France, as the reverse of the postcard bears French text only. Frederick Christian Luft is in the back row, sixth from the right hand side. Fred Christian Luft, born 17 February 1897 in Berlin, Ont., was the son of Julius and Susanna (Hopp) Luft. Fred attended Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1910 to 1912. He enlisted on 17 April 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He married Emma Hiller in 1921. Fred died in 1966. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Corporal Fred Christian Luft

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photographic postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft, 118th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, in a studio portrait.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P009600
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
8.2 cm (W) X 13.3 cm (H)
8.2 cm (W) X 13.3 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Date of Publication
1917
Scope and Content
Black and white photographic postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft, 118th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, in a studio portrait.
Subject Access
Portrait photographs
Postcards
Soldiers
Luft, Frederick Christian, 1897-1966
Notes
Frederick Christian Luft, born 17 February 1897 in Berlin, Ont., was the son of Julius and Susanna (Hopp) Luft. Fred attended Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1910 to 1912. He enlisted on 17 April 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He married Emma Hiller in 1921. Fred died in 1966. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Corporal Fred Luft and two unidentified soldiers

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft, seated on the left, and two identified soldier friends, during the First World War.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Creator
Gale's Studios Ltd., Photographer
Accession Number
P009602
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
12.7 cm (W) X 7.6 cm (H)
13.9 cm (W) X 8.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Date of Publication
1917
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft, seated on the left, and two identified soldier friends, during the First World War.
Storage Location
PB1
Name Access
Gale's Studios Ltd.
Subject Access
Postcards
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Luft, Frederick Christian, 1897-1966
Notes
Frederick Christian Luft, born 17 February 1897 in Berlin, Ont., was the son of Julius and Susanna (Hopp) Luft. Fred attended Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1910 to 1912. He enlisted on 17 April 1916 with the 118th Battalion. He married Emma Hiller in 1921. Fred died in 1966. Gale's Studio Ltd. operated several photographic studios across the United Kingdom. The postcard has several creases and a tear in the lower right hand corner.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Lance Corporal C. Haskell

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1915]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Lance Corporal C. Haskell in uniform.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002117
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
7.6 cm (W) X 12.6 cm (H)
8.5 cm (W) X 13.7 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1915]
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Lance Corporal C. Haskell in uniform.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Haskell, C.
Notes
Lance Corporal C. Haskell died in Givenchy, France on 15 June 1915. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Platoon Sergeant J. Spooner

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1914 or 1915]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Platoon Sergeant J. Spooner, in uniform.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002094
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
8.8 cm (W) X 13.8 cm (H)
8.8 cm (W) X 13.8 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[1914 or 1915]
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Platoon Sergeant J. Spooner, in uniform.
Storage Location
PB4
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Spooner, J.
Notes
Platoon Sergeant J. Spooner served with the 18th Battalion, 4th Brigade, of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. He was killed in action 14 November 1915. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Private Douglas Uttley

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1944?]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Private Douglas James Saunburn Uttley, in uniform.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P010368D
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
9.8 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
17 cm (W) X 22.6 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
[1944?]
Date of Publication
1944
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph of Private Douglas James Saunburn Uttley, in uniform.
Storage Location
Digital only
Subject Access
Military uniforms
Soldiers
Uttley, Douglas James Saunburn, 1921-2007
Place
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Kitchener, Ontario
Notes
Doug Uttley was born in Kitchener on 8 September 1921. His parents were Abraham Uttley and Lizzie Mahn. He enlisted on 17 August 1942 in London, Ont. and served until 12 February 1946. Doug served in Canada, Britain and northwest Europe. This postcard is a digital copy of an original loaned to the Kitchener Public Library. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Private Herbert and Corporal Fred Christian Luft

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
1918
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft (seated) and his brother, Private Herbert Luft (standing), during the First World War.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P009601
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
7.5 cm (W) X 12.5 cm (H)
7.8 cm (W) X 13.1 cm (H) with mat/border
Date Range
1918
Date of Publication
1918
Scope and Content
Black and white studio portrait postcard of Corporal Fred Christian Luft (seated) and his brother, Private Herbert Luft (standing), during the First World War.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War 1914-1918
Luft, Frederick Christian, 1897-1966
Luft, Herbert John, 1895-1953
Notes
Frederick Christian Luft, born 17 February 1897 in Berlin, Ont., enlisted on 17 April 1916 with the 118th Battalion. Fred attended Kitchener Collegiate Institute from 1910 to 1912. He married Emma Hiller in 1921. He died in 1966. Herbert John Luft was born on 6 Sept 1895 in Berlin, ON. He enlisted on 26 Feb 1918 with the Fourth Infantry Division and transferred to the Machine Gun Corps while in France. He married Irene Steinke, had one child and lived at 175 Waterloo Street in Kitchener, ON. Herbert died in 1953. Fred and Herbert were sons of Julius Luft, who lived at 28 Spring Street, Berlin, Ont. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Private Louis Bender in uniform, holding a gun, outside a tent.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002122
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
6.8 cm (W) X 11.9 cm (H)
8.9 cm (W) X 13.9 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1916 and 1918]
Date of Publication
1917
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Private Louis Bender in uniform, holding a gun, outside a tent.
Storage Location
PB2
Name Access
Bender, Louis
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Bender, Louis
Notes
Private Louis Bender was killed 9 August 1918. This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Private Nelson Chaplin Clay

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[1916 or 1917]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard with a head and shoulders studio photograph of Private Nelson Chaplin Clay in uniform.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002116
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
7.3 cm (W) X 9.9 cm (H)
8.4 cm (W) X 13.5 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[1916 or 1917]
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard with a head and shoulders studio photograph of Private Nelson Chaplin Clay in uniform.
Storage Location
PB1
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Clay, Nelson Chaplin
Place
Galt, Ontario, Canada
Geographic Access
Galt, Ontario
Notes
Pte. Clay was born in Toronto, Ontario on 2 November 1897. He enlisted in Galt, Ontario, in March 1916 with the 111th Battalion and died in March 1917. 'This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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Private Walter Conrad Schierholz

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Description Level
Item
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1917]
Collection
Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Private Walter Conrad Schierholz in uniform.
  2 images
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
P002128
Material Details
Postcards
Physical Description
8.7 cm (W) X 14 cm (H)
8.7 cm (W) X 14 cm (H) with mat/border
Language
English
Date Range
[between 1914 and 1917]
Scope and Content
Black and white postcard of Private Walter Conrad Schierholz in uniform.
Storage Location
PB4
Subject Access
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Schierholz, Walter Conrad, -1917
Notes
Private Schierholz died in December, 1917. A variant spelling of the last name of this soldier is "Schierholtz". This photograph is part of the "Waterloo County Soldier Portraits" group.
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Photograph Collection
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