Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1167

Name of DeceasedTyrer, Douglas Wylie
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age27
Address6 Lorne Terrace, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationSecretary Tresurer, Colin Tyrer & Co. Lumber Broker
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
Identified byColin C. Tyrer (brother)
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Effie May Tyrer, 23
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 14 December 1917; Halifax Herald - 14 December 1917 p. 12; Halifax Herald - 27 December 1917 p. 4
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 4070
- HRC: List
- HRC: Article 3

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Douglas Wylie Tyrer was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 936 on page 155 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00155