Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
McMaster, John Thomas


Description
Media Type:
Text
Image
Item Type:
Cards
Description:
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph and a red cross.
Date of Original:
1919
Date Of Event:
1880-1915
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
McMaster, John Thomas ; McMaster, Thomas ; Brewster, Margaret
Local identifier:
WW1_M_093
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Place of education:
    Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.4334
    Latitude: 43.4334 Longitude: -80.31637
  • Place of military training:
    Quebec, Canada
    fltLatitude: 46.93334
    Latitude: 46.93334 Longitude: -71.46578
  • Place of military training:
    England, United Kingdom
    fltLatitude: 51.21667
    Latitude: 51.21667 Longitude: -1.83333
  • Place of military service:
    France, France
    fltLatitude: 46
    Latitude: 46 Longitude: 2
  • Place of death and burial:
    Pays de la Loire, France
    fltLatitude: 47.16667
    Latitude: 47.16667 Longitude: -1.58333
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:
If you would like to obtain a digital or print copy of this image, please see KPL's Photographic Reproduction Policy at http://www.kpl.org/localhistory/photographs
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Full Text

McMaster, John Thomas

Corporal.

Enlisted August 14, 1914 with 29th Battalion Highland Light Infantry.

Roman Catholic.

Born September 8, 1880 educated at Hespeler Public School.

Trained at Valcartier, left for overseas September 28, 1914, trained at Salisbury Plains left for France February 6, 1915.

He was accidentally killed at Nantes, France on February 12, 1915 and is buried at Bouteillers Cemetery, Nantes, France.

He was a veteran of the South African War, going over with 4th Canadian Mounted Rifles April 1902 and was honorably discharged that same year.

His next of kin is Thomas McMaster, Box 69, Hespeler, Ontario.

Margaret Brewster, Hespeler, Ontario.

McMaster, John Thomas
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McMaster, John Thomas


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