Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1208

Name of DeceasedVerner, Lewis
Additional NamesLouis
Date of Death3 January 1918
GenderMale
Age24
AddressLouisburg, Nova Scotia
Occupation2nd Engineer D. H. Thomas Dominion Coal Co.
Identified byJ. A. Verner
BuriedLouisburg, Nova Scotia
FamilyFather H. C. Verner (predeceased); mother Elizabeth; siblings H. C., soldier; Annie, 21; Bell, 18
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 4 January 1918 p. 5; Acadian Recorder - 3 January 1918 p. 3
NoteDied at Infirmary, Halifax
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5061
- HRC: Scrapbook p154
- HRC: List

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Lewis Verner was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 968 on page 161 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00161