Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1222

Name of DeceasedJohnson, Robert
Date of Death9 January 1918
GenderMale
Age47
Address35 Cornwallis Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationHalifax Graving Dock
ReligionSt. George's - Anglican
Identified byRobert Johnson (father)
BuriedHoly Cross Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather Robert Johnson
ObituaryAcadian Recorder - 11 January 1918 p. 3
NoteOn barge near Mont Blanc. Father and step-mother at 286 Upper Water St. Died at Victoria General Hospital, Halifax
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 7081/1422
- HRC: List

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Robert Johnson was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 983 on page 163 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00163