Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 181

Name of DeceasedHyland, William
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age19
Address1 Duffus Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationMoulder, Hillis & Sons Foundy
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather and mother (predeceased); Brother William Hyland; 17; died sisters Helen, Marjorie, 12; Norah, 11, Barbara, 9
NoteThomas and William Hyland lived with Mary and Joseph O'Brien
Sources- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 6618/6332
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Chronicle: Dec12/17

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William Hyland was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 158 on page 26 below:

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