Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 888

Name of DeceasedHills, John Dexter
Additional NamesHillis
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age32
Address1366 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationBook Keeper
ReligionKaye Street - Methodist
FoundBody not found
Identified byJohn G. Hills (father)
BuriedFairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Maggie B. Hills, 30; died children Margaret Maud, 7; Ruth Bell, 4; Phyllis Jean, 9 months; died
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 10 December 1917 p. 2
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 9050
- HRC: List
- HRC: Files: 127.11 HRC: Article 3

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John Dexter Hills was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 649 on page 108 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00108