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Wahl, Laender

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A white index card containing the name, rank and military history of a soldier of Waterloo County.
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Wahl, Laender
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Kitchener Public Library
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Place of enlistment:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.08339 Longitude: -81.29975
  • Place of training:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 44.26821 Longitude: -79.91136
  • Place of training:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 45.4168 Longitude: -80.24969
  • Place of departure and arrival:
    Nova Scotia, Canada
    Latitude: 44.65015 Longitude: -63.5987
  • Place of training:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 52.28333 Longitude: -2.35
  • Place of training and military service:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 51.08333 Longitude: -0.8
  • Place of departure:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 53.41667 Longitude: -2.91667
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Kitchener Public Library – Soldier Information Card Collection – World War One
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Wahl, Laender


Sergeant Leander Wahl, son of Andrew Wahl of St. Jacobs, enlisted at London December 13th, 1915.

He trained at Carling Camp and Camp Bordon.

He left Halifax for overseas on August 22nd, 1916 on the Olympic.

In England, he trained at Witley Camp and Bramshott,and served as Pay Sergeant for 135th Infantry Battalion, on Staff of Command Paymaster Liphook, Hauts, and Cashier C.A.P.C. Supply Sales Dept. Bramshott area.

He received his stripes and four blue chevrons September 11th, 1916.

He sailed from Liverpool August 17th, 1919, on the S.S. Belgic for Halifax, and received his discharge August 31st, 1919.

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Wahl, Laender

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