Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1051

Name of DeceasedBuchanan, Richard
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age39
Address1295 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationFireman, SS Ragus
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather George Buchanan; mother Mary A. Buchanan; siblings Effie 23, Barbara 21, Stella 19
RelativesWife and child died
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 3865 HRC: List

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Richard Buchanan was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 826 on page 137 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00137