Kitchener Public Library Digital Collections
Officers of the 108th Regiment
Description
Creator
Denton, Ernest 1883-1957, Photographer
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
Black and white outdoor group portrait, mounted on mat, of the officers of the 108th Regiment in front of an ivy-covered building.

The image appeared in the July 24, 1915 edition of the Berlin Daily Telegraph. The men in the photograph were identified in the newspaper as follows:

Top Row (Left to right): Lieut. P.E. Heeney, Lieut. A.M. Kerr, Capt. E.D. Cunningham, Lieut. Norman Schneider, Capt. A. Lockhart, Lieut. F. Whiteman, Lieut. Ed. Breithaupt, and Capt. F.E. Macklin.

Second Row (left to right): Hon. Lieut. A.L. Breithaupt (paymaster), Lieut. G.H.K. Bingham, Lieut.-Col H.J. Bowman, Major Wm. M. O. Lochead, Major W.H.E. Schmalz, and Hon. Capt. Rev. J.W.J. Andrews.

Front Row (left to right): Lieut. F.S. Rourley, Capt. W.H. Williams, and Lieut. W.H.J. Kreitzer.
Notes
Herbert J. Bowman was one of the founders of the Regiment.

William M.O. Lochead was put in command of the 118th Overseas Battalion. Later he was appointed commander of 108th Regiment, North Waterloo Regiment.

Ernest Denton was a photographer in Berlin/Kitchener from approximately 1912 to 1955. He operated photography studios at various locations in the city.

Inscriptions
Front: "Denton Photo"
Date of Original
July 1915
Date Of Event
July 1915
Dimensions
Width: 30.3 cm
Height: 25.3 cm
Image Dimensions
Image Width: 20cm
Image Height: 14.9cm
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Lochead, William Merton Overton, 1874-1960, Major ; Lochead, W.M.O. ; Bowman, Herbert Joseph, 1856-1960, Lieut-Col. ; Bowman, H.J ; Heeney, P.E., Lieut. ; Kerr, A.M. Lieut. ; Cunningham, E.D., Capt. ; Schneider, Norman, Lieut. ; Lockhart A., Capt. ; Whiteman, F., Lieut. ; Breithaupt, Ed., Lieut. ; Macklin, F.E., Capt. ; Breithaupt, A.L., Hon. Lieut. ; Bingham, George Hugo Kranz, 1892-1965, Lieut. ; Bingham, G.H. K. ; Schmalz, W.H.E., Major ; Andrews, J.W.J., Hon. Capt. Rev. ; Rourley, F.S., Lieut., Williams, W.H., Capt. ; Kreitzer, William Henry Jervis, 1886-1960, Lieut. ; Kreitzer, W.H.J.
Local identifier
P004044
Collection
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4501 Longitude: -80.48299
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Location of Original
PB8
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
Contact
Kitchener Public Library
Email
WWW address
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Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1

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Officers of the 108th Regiment


Black and white outdoor group portrait, mounted on mat, of the officers of the 108th Regiment in front of an ivy-covered building.

The image appeared in the July 24, 1915 edition of the Berlin Daily Telegraph. The men in the photograph were identified in the newspaper as follows:

Top Row (Left to right): Lieut. P.E. Heeney, Lieut. A.M. Kerr, Capt. E.D. Cunningham, Lieut. Norman Schneider, Capt. A. Lockhart, Lieut. F. Whiteman, Lieut. Ed. Breithaupt, and Capt. F.E. Macklin.

Second Row (left to right): Hon. Lieut. A.L. Breithaupt (paymaster), Lieut. G.H.K. Bingham, Lieut.-Col H.J. Bowman, Major Wm. M. O. Lochead, Major W.H.E. Schmalz, and Hon. Capt. Rev. J.W.J. Andrews.

Front Row (left to right): Lieut. F.S. Rourley, Capt. W.H. Williams, and Lieut. W.H.J. Kreitzer.