Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion Remembrance Book

Fatality no.: 287

Name of DeceasedAitken, Jessie D.
Date of Death6 December 1917
Genderfemale
Age15
Address38 Veith St., Halifax, NS
ReligionGrove St Presbyterian
Identified byBrother Charles Aitken
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax, NS
FamilyFather William, brother George also killed, brother Arthur
ObituaryHalifax Herald December 15, 1917 p14; Halifax Herald March 2, 1918 p3
Sources• City Directory 1918
• GANS list
• HRC: Article 1
• HRC: List
¤ City Directory 1913-1918

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Jessie D. Aitken was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 218 on page 36 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00036