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Kropf, Lovina
Media Type
Item Type
A white index card containing name, rank and military history of a nurse of Waterloo County. Card also includes a photograph.
Date of Original
Date Of Event
Personal Name(s)
Kropf, Lovina ; Kropf, Herbert
Local identifier
Kitchener Public Library
Language of Item
Geographic Coverage
  • Place of birth and early education:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.41679 Longitude: -80.633
  • Place of education:
    Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.5501 Longitude: -80.24967
  • Place of education:
    New York, United States
    Latitude: 40.71427 Longitude: -74.00597
  • Place of military service:
    England, United Kingdom
    Latitude: 51.08333 Longitude: 1.15
  • Place of military service:
    North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
    Latitude: 50.73333 Longitude: 7.1
  • Place of military service and residence:
    France, France
    Latitude: 46 Longitude: 2
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

Kropf, Lovina


Enlisted in March 1916 with a Saskatchewan Hospital Unit as a nursing sister.


Born in Wilmot Township September 28, 1883 and educated in Wilmot.

After training as a nurse in the Guelph General Hospital, she took a post-graduate course in New York City.

Previous to enlisting she was in one of the hospitals of Western Canada.

Mr. Herbert Kropf of New Hamburg is her next of kin.

She has served twelve months overseas part of the time in Helena Hospital, Shorncliffe. She also served in different field hospitals in France and was lastly sent to Bonn,

Germany with 1st and 2nd Canadian Divisions.

She is still in France.

Earl A. Weber, New Hamburg, Ontario R.R.No.2

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Kropf, Lovina

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