Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1458

Name of DeceasedBlakney, Capt. John Henry
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Address41 Macara Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationCaptain, SS Ragus
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
FamilyWife Janet Eve Blakney, 36; children Cyril, 10; Marjorie, 4; George, 3
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3169
- HRC: List
- HRC: Rogers files

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Capt. John Henry Blakney was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1203 on page 200 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00200