Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1292
Name of Deceased Gardner, Walter
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 22
Address Cheshire, England
Occupation Ordinary Seaman, HMCS Niobe RCN VR
Found Body not found
Note Snow's Funeral Home VR/5091 Last seen on deck HMCS Niobe
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Dec11/17p3
- Virtual War Memorial
- National Archives: RG 24

see additional information about the sources

Walter Gardner was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1045 on page 174 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00174



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