Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 851
Name of Deceased Coleman, Vincent J. P.
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 41
Address 31 Russell Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Occupation Dispatcher, Canadian Government Railway
Religion St. Patrick's - Roman Catholic
Identified by Mrs. Coleman (wife)
Buried Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
Family Wife Frances O'Toole Coleman, 39; children Janita, 13; Gerald, 11; Eleanor, 7; Aileen, 1
Obituary Morning Chronicle - 9 December 1917 p. 8
Note ... lost his life at his post of duty ...
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 199
- HRC: List

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Vincent J. P. Coleman was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 613 on page 102 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00102



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