Nova Scotia Archives

1917 Halifax Explosion

Personal Narratives and other materials

'Personal Narrative' given by Andrew Cobb, 20 June 1918 to Archibald MacMechan, Director, Halifax Disaster Record Office


Cobb was in a train travelling towards Halifax on 6 December 1917; the train was stopped at Africville and Cobb later made his way into the city along Campbell Road.

Reference no.: Archibald MacMechan Nova Scotia Archives MG 1 vol. 2124 no. 131