Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 400

Name of DeceasedHoward, John Reuben
Date of Death6 December 1917
AddressProtestant Orphanage, 1274 Barrington Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Identified byJohn Howard (father)
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather John Howard; mother Bernice (predeceased); siblings Raymond 12, Katie 9, Stella 8, Austin 5
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 19 December 1917 p. 6
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- HRC: Claims 6538 Cemeteries: St John's

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John Reuben Howard was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 293 on page 48 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00048