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 and a red cross.
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Part Of
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
WW1_B_313
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
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 cross.
Storage Location
SIC WW1 Box 1
Name Access
Bullock, Herbert L.
Bullock, Herbert Lewis
Hurbert, Malvina
Bullock, Charles
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War One, 1914-1918
Place
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France [Place of death]
Windsor, Ontario, Canada [Place of enlistment]
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada [Place of residence]
Port Perry, Ontario, Canada [Birthplace]
Geographic Access
Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Windsor, Ontario
Kitchener, Ontario
Port Perry, Ontario
Notes
Private and Gunner, Herbert Lewis Bullock was born April 4, 1879 at Port Perry, Durham County, Ontario. He was the son of Malvina Hulbert and Charles Bullock of Berlin (Kitchener), Ontario. Although living in Berlin (Kitchener), Ontario, Herbert enlisted at Windsor, Ontario on 22 April 1916 with the 99th Battalion and later served with the 20th Battalion. His Army service number was 214309, he was single, a labourer, 5' 4", with a chest of 31 inches, of clear complexion, with blue eyes, light hair and a Presbyterian. On 28 August 1918 while serving with 20th Battalion of the Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment) at Vis-En-Artois, France, Private Bullock was killed instantly while using a Lewis gun during an attack on an enemy post. He was shot through the head by a bullet from the rifle of an enemy sniper. Private Herbert Lewis Bullock appears in the Book of Remembrance at page 377 and is buried in Grave 49, Plot 1, Row B, at Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt, Pas de Calais, France.
Copyright Status
Other: Contact Library staff for additional information.
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War One
Transcription
Bullock, Herbert L. Private. Died August 28, 1918. His relatives live on Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario.
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