Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 23

Name of DeceasedHowley, Lieut. Francis John
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age38
Address73 North Albert Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationCanadian Infantry 26th (Reserve)
ReligionKaye Street - Methodist
Identified byWilliam Russell
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Emeline Pickford Howley, 37; died daughter Fay Alma, 5; died
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 21 December 1917
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- HRC: Article 3
- Virtual War Memorial

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Lieut. Francis John Howley was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 34 on page 5 below:

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