Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion Remembrance Book

Fatality no.: 297

Name of DeceasedAitken, George Robertson
Date of Death6 December 1917
Address48 N Albert St., Halifax, NS
OccupationBrookfield Co Ironworker/foreman
ReligionGrove St Presbyterian
FoundKilled Halifax graving docks
Identified byBrother Charles Aitken
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax, NS
FamilyWife Jessie Locke, 26, married, John Stephen Carroll Jan.1,1920, Ida 2, born 1915, Mrs Malcolm
RelativesCharles Aitken
ObituaryHalifax Herald December 15, 1917 p3; Halifax Herald March 2, 1918 p3
Sources• City Directory 1918
• GANS list
• HRC: Claims 4812
• HRC: Article 1
• HRC: List
• HRC: Files: 127;
¤ City Directory: 1913-1918

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George Robertson Aitken was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 225 on page 37 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00037