Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 833

Name of DeceasedBrennan, Capt. Horatio H.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age45
Address51 Duncan Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationSS Stella Maris
ReligionBaptist
Identified byH. H. Brennan Jr. (son)
BuriedShelburne, Nova Scotia
FamilyWife Susie Brennan, 46; children Walter, seaman Stella Maris survived; Harris; Viola; Ernest; Mabel; Thelma; Claremont
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 12 January 1918 p. 2; Halifax Herald - 13 December 1918 p. 12
NoteKilled trying to tow "Mont Blanc" clear of dock, family to Clark's Harbour
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- Books:
- Books: Kitz
- HRC: Claims 1686 HRC: List
- HRC: Rogers files
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Dec12/17

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Capt. Horatio H. Brennan was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 595 on page 99 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00099