Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 994

Name of DeceasedVeal, George
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age21
AddressToronto, Ontario
OccupationWireless Operator, HMCS Niobe
BuriedProspect Cemetery, Toronto, Ontario
Note... seen heading towards the fire ...
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Dec11/17p3
- Virtual War Memorial
- National Archives: RG 24

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George Veal was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 757 on page 126 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00126