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Rider, Alfred J.


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. Card also includes two red slashes.
Date of Original:
1919
Date Of Event:
1893-1918
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Rider, Alfred J. ; Rider J. (Mrs.) ; Rider, Maggie
Local identifier:
WW1_R_076
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Birthplace:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.5834 Longitude: -80.51639
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
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Full Text

Rider, Alfred J.

Sergeant Major.

He enlisted as a Private on February 22, 1915 with 34th Battalion. He afterwards transferred to 75th and rose to the rank of Sergeant Major.

Roman Catholic.

Born at Weisenburg, Woolwich Township July 25, 1893 and educated at S.S. No.10 Woolwich. Single.

He was wounded twice, first in the left arm and right knee and the second time in the head, right shoulder, right side, right knee and the calf of his left leg was blown off.

He is still in Hospital.

His mother is Mrs. J. Rider, West Montrose, Ontario, R.R. No. 1.

Maggie Rider, R.R. No. 1, West Montrose, Ontario.

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Rider, Alfred J.


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