Description Level
Item
Date Range
1939 - 1946
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
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Description Level
Item
Soldier First Name
Frank
Soldier Last Name
Karkoski
Rank
Private
Regiment
"C" Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Accession Number
WW2_K_012
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
1939 - 1946
Scope and Content
A black index card containing the name, rank, and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Name Access
Karkoski, Frank
Subject Access
Military life
Soldiers
World War 1939-1945
"C" Company, Highland Light Infantry of Canada
Place
Preston [Hometown]
Geographic Access
Preston, Ontario
Access Restriction
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Copyright Status
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Reproductions
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Source Organization
Kitchener Public Library
Collection
Soldier Information Cards - World War Two
Transcription
Karkoski, Frank [clipping] 10 Oct 1940 [image] Frank Karkoski Pte. Frank Karkoski, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ignatius Karkoski, Preston, enlisted June 15, 1940, for active service with the H.L.I. of C. He was born in Preston and received his schooling there. Before enlisting he was working as a press hand. Pte. Karkoski is attached to C. Company. His religion is Roman Catholic.
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