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Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 630
Name of Deceased Dwyer, Vincent James
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 21
Address 1522 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Occupation Fireman, Canadian Government Railway
Religion St. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified by William P. Dwyer (brother)
Buried Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
Family Father John Dwyer, 53, boiler-maker; mother Margaret, 55; siblings William, 22; Mary, 19
Obituary Halifax Herald - February 19, 1918 p. 11
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: Claims 400 HRC: List

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Vincent James Dwyer was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 405 on page 67 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00067



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