Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1175

Name of DeceasedJackson, John A.
Additional NamesEdward
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age34
Address1 Roome Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationBrakeman, Canadian Government Railway
ReligionRoman Catholic
Identified byAda Moore
BuriedSt. John's Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Louisa Jackson, 30; children Dorothy, 6
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 18 December 1917 p. 7; Halifax Herald - 22 April 1918
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 5348
- HRC: List
- Books: Mahar

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John A. Jackson was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 943 on page 157 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00157