Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 784

Name of DeceasedCave, Alfred Elmer
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age5
Address36 Veith Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionSt. Mark's - Anglican
Identified byJ. H. Kelly
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather Charles S. Cave, 35, customs officer; mother Clara, 36; survived siblings Nora, 10; Freda, 8; died, Irene; survived
ObituaryHalifax Herald - February 19, 1918 p. 11; Halifax Herald - 7 December 1918 p. 14
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 1956
- HRC: List
- Cemeteries: Fairview Lawn

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Alfred Elmer Cave was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 543 on page 90 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00090