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Shanks, John W.


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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:
1914-1918
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Shanks, John W.
Local identifier:
WW1_S_105
Collection:
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Place of residence:
    Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.4334
    Latitude: 43.4334 Longitude: -80.31637
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
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Full Text

Shanks, John W.

Private.

His home was in Hespeler at the time of enlisting. He was one of the boys of the Coombe Home.

He was wounded and later killed in action in August 1918.

Shanks, John W.
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Shanks, John W.


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.