Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 851

Name of DeceasedColeman, Vincent J. P.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age41
Address31 Russell Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationDispatcher, Canadian Government Railway
ReligionSt. Patrick's - Roman Catholic
Identified byMrs. Coleman (wife)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Frances O'Toole Coleman, 39; children Janita, 13; Gerald, 11; Eleanor, 7; Aileen, 1
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 9 December 1917 p. 8
Note... lost his life at his post of duty ...
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 199
- HRC: List

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Vincent J. P. Coleman was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 613 on page 102 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00102