Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 165

Name of DeceasedO'Rourke, Thomas J.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age67
Address4 Merkel Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationWatchman, City Coal Depot
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byJames O'Rouke (son)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Margaret O'Rouke; James, 24
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 10 December 1917 p. 5
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 4309
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: List

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Thomas J. O'Rourke was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 149 on page 24 below:

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