Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 137

Name of DeceasedHeffler, Elsie P.
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderFemale
Age22
Address1344 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
ReligionMethodist
Identified byHarry Hunter Niobe
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather John Heffler, 65, Capt. SS Collector; mother Emma Heffler née White
RelativesBrother Sergt. Robert Heffler, 22; died sister-in-law Lita, 23; died
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 2 February 1918 p. 4; Halifax Herald - 7 December 1918 p. 14
NoteEveryone at home killed except mother and father
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5035
- HRC: List

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Elsie P. Heffler was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 127 on page 21 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00021