Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1598

Name of DeceasedGlancey, Ralph
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age25
Address57 Cunard Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationStevedore, Furness Withy Co. Acadia Sugar Refinery
ReligionRoman Catholic
Identified byMary Glancey
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Melvina Boutilier Glancey, 21; daughter Melvina, 1 month
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 7 March 1918 p. 10; March 9, 1918 p. 9
NoteBody recovered 4 March 1918 in water
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 2794

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Ralph Glancey was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1336 on page 222 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00222