Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 491
Name of Deceased Bendell, John Alfred
Date of Death 6 December 1917
Gender Male
Age 21
Address 63 North Albert Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Occupation 66th Regt Princess Louise Fusiliers
Religion Trinity Anglican
Identified by Joseph Fassett (brother-in-law)
Buried St. John's Cemetery, Halifax
Family Father John Bendell (predeceased); Mother Frances Bendell; siblings Agnes McLeese, 31; Mary McLeese, 28; both died; Thomas
Relatives niece Margaret Fassett, 6; died while visiting
Obituary Halifax Herald - 19 December 1917 p. 6; Halifax Herald - 28 January 1918 p. 2
Sources - City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Article 5
- HRC: Claims: 507
- HRC: List
- Virtual War Memorial

see additional information about the sources

John Alfred Bendell was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 355 on page 59 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00059



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