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Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph

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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Date Range
1919-1921
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - 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.
to 26th Reserve at Bramshott and to the Young Soldiers' Battalion. He was born in 1893 and married Lilian
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_017
Material Details
Cards
Physical Description
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.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph
Bailey, Clara
Walker, Lilian Dorothy
Crawley, Bertha
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
118th Battalion
Bramshott Camp
Royal Canadian Army Pay Corps
25th Reserve Battalion
26th Reserve Battalion
Young Soldiers' Battalion
Kinmel Camp (Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales)
Place
Borden, Ontario, Canada [Place of military service]
Canadian Forces Base Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada [Place of military service]
Rhyl, Wales, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Bramshot, England, United Kingdom [Place of military service]
Preston, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
London, Ontario, Canada [Place of military service]
Geographic Access
Borden, Ontario
Canadian Forces Base Halifax, Nova Scotia
Rhyl, Wales
Kitchener, Ontario
Bramshot, England
Preston, Ontario
London, Ontario
Copyright Status
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph Pay Sergeant. Enlisted with 118th Battalion at Kitchener, November 26, 1915. He is the son of Mrs. Clara Bailey, of Waterloo. He was born in Canada and received his education in Kitchener. Methodist. He transferred from the 118th Battalion to 25th Reserve Battalion to 26th Reserve at Bramshott and to the Young Soldiers' Battalion. He was born in 1893 and married Lilian Dorothy Walker. He went to London on May 22, 1916, moved to Camp Borden July 9, 1916, returned to London November 9, 1916. Then he went to Halifax, N.S. on January 26, 1917. He camped at Bramshott and Rhyl North Wales. He worked on the Canadian Army Pay Corps. He was discharged in London and is living in Preston, Ontario, Box. 106. Bertha Crawley, Preston, Ontario.
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