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Private Albert Edward Merner

Private Albert Edward Merner

Male 1897 - 1917  (19 years)

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  • Name Albert Edward Merner 
    Prefix Private 
    Born 20 Jun 1897  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Honoured Albert Merner Place, New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Albert Merner Place in New Hamburg named in his honor 
    Military WW1 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    WW1, 29th Regiment, Service #730100 
    Military 1914  WW1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    WW1, Private, 29th Regiment / 111th Battalion 
    Occupation 1915  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    shoemaker & wool carder 
    Misfortune 1917 
    Killed in WW1 
    Residence New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Residence New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-52364P 
    Died 1 Mar 1917 
    Buried Barlin Communal Cemetery, Barlin, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I52364  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Edward Merner,   b. 18 Aug 1860, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Emma Alteman,   b. 2 May 1868, Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1933, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1890  London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F22361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jun 1897 - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHonoured - Albert Merner Place in New Hamburg named in his honor - - Albert Merner Place, New Hamburg, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - shoemaker & wool carder - 1915 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - London, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Barlin Communal Cemetery, Barlin, Pas de Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Private Albert E. Merner
    Private Albert E. Merner

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      Albert Edward Merner Residence: New Hamburg Birth Date: 20 Jun 1897 Birth Location: London, Ontario, Canada Relative: Ed Merner Relationship: Father Regiment Number: 7301007

    2. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.

    3. [S2231] Military - Kitchener Public Library - Soldier Information Card Collection - World War One.

    4. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 7961 (1890), Merner-Alteman.
      Edward Merner, 30, merchant of Brandon, Manitoba, b. New Hamburg, s/o Christian Merner & Eliza. married Emma Alteman, 23?, residence London, b. Stratford, d/o Peter Alteman & Catherine, witnesses, Ernice? Alatiman & Nellie Altiman both of London, married 23 Sep 1890 695 York St., London, Ontario