Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1638

Name of DeceasedPowell, Richard E.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age40
Address3 St. Albans Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationStove fitter, Hillis & Sons Foundry
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
FoundBody not found
FamilyWife Sarah E. Powell, 41; children William, 19; Harold, 15; Bert, 7 Hilda, 8 months
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 14 February 1918 p. 4; Halifax Herald - 7 December 1918 p. 14
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3606
- HRC: List
- HRC: Rogers files

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Richard E. Powell was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1374 on page 229 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00229