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Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 157
Name of Deceased Blackburn, James
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 13
Address 1408 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Religion St. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified by Mrs. Florence (Peter) Shea (cousin)
Buried Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
Family Father James Blackburn Sr., 44, foreman; died mother Eva Blackburn, 44; died siblings Cyril Montague, 9; survived Gerald St. Clair, 10 months; died
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3631
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: List

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James Blackburn was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 141 on page 23 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00023



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