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Abbott, George Joseph


Description
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Cards
Description:
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
Notes:
According to the 1901 England census, George Joseph Abbott was the son of Augustus Abbott and Florence Baird. He was born in Plaistow, Essex, England on 20 May 1898.

He married Luella Alfrieda Yanke on 1 November 1922. At the time of his marriage, George lived at 205 Waterloo Street in Kitchener and was a rubber worker. Luella, a factory hand, aged 24, lived at 118 Waterloo Street, Kitchener and was the daughter of Henry Yanke and Anna Graf. The witness to the marriage was Leona Ringle, of 113 Edward Street, Kitchener. Both George and Luella gave their religious denomination as Lutheran.

Date of Original:
1919
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Abbott, George Joseph ; Abbott, Augustus ; Yanke, Luella Alfrieda ; Yanke, Henry ; Graf, Anna ; Baird, Florence ; Ringle, Leona
Local identifier:
WW1_A_003
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Birthplace:
    England, United Kingdom
    fltLatitude: 51.05
    Latitude: 51.05 Longitude: -0.56667
  • Place of enlistment, residence and marriage:
    Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.4501
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
  • Place of military service:
    France, France
    fltLatitude: 46
    Latitude: 46 Longitude: 2
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Terms of Use:
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Full Text

Abbott, George

Drummer.

Enlisted with the 118th Battalion on January 26, 1916.

He was born in England.

His next of kin is Augustus Abbott, 205 Waterloo St., Kitchener.

He served in France.

Abbott, George Joseph
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Abbott, George Joseph


A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.