Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 230

Name of DeceasedCameron, Sgt. William Thompson
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age24
AddressComposite Battalion,
OccupationSergeant, Composite Battalion, Canadian Militia "D" Company
Identified byJohn C. Cameron
BuriedBrookside Cemetery, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia
FamilyMother Christena Cameron; siblings John, Minnie, Beatrice, and Irene
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 12 December 1917 p. 5
NoteSnow's Funeral Home 1143, On duty at Richmond Pier
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Dec. 10/17p2
- Virtual War Memorial
- Personnel Records of the First World War-Library and Archives Canada

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Sgt. William Thompson Cameron was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 188 on page 31 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00031