Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 139

Name of DeceasedHinch, Joseph Devrick
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age50
Address66 Veith Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationForeman gun work, Halifax Graving Dock
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byDavid Hinch (brother)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Mary Eugenia Hinch; children Clara, 19; Lena, 17; Thomas, 15; Mary, 12; Joseph, 9; James Frederick, 8; Annie, 5; Margaret, 5; Ralph, 3; Helen Eugenia, 2; died
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Scrapbook
- Books: Mahar
- HRC: Claims 2119

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Joseph Devrick Hinch was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 128 on page 21 below:

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