Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph


Description
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Cards
Description:
A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Date of Original:
1919
Date Of Event:
1915-1918
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph ; Bailey, Clara ; Walker, Lilian Dorothy ; Crawley, Bertha
Local identifier:
WW1_B_017
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Place of enlistment:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
  • Place of military service:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.26681 Longitude: -79.88295
  • Place of military service:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.08339 Longitude: -81.29975
  • Place of military service:
    Nova Scotia, Canada
    Latitude: 44.65015 Longitude: -63.582
  • Place of military service:
    Wales, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 53.31667 Longitude: -3.5
  • Place of military service:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 51.08333 Longitude: -0.8
  • Place of residence:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.3834 Longitude: -80.34967
Copyright Statement:
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Recommended Citation:
Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One
Terms of Use:
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Full Text

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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Bailey, Wilbert Rudolph


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