Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 478

Name of DeceasedPriestley, Joseph Arthur W.
Date of Death16 December 1917
GenderMale
Age25
AddressYork, England
OccupationAble Seaman, SS Gloucestershire
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- Cemeteries: Commonwealth War Graves

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Joseph Arthur W. Priestley was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 347 on page 57 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00057