Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 57

Name of DeceasedKeeble, Pte. George Frederick
Date of Death17 December 1917
AddressWellington Barracks Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationCanadian Expeditionary Force 6 Special Services
BuriedFort Massey Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife, May née Hennessy, 37; children Gertrude May, 9; Nellie Louise, 6; Arthur Frederick, 23 months
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 10 December 1917 p. 2
NoteOn duty as messman to "A" Company. The family lived in Wolfville, Nova Scotia.
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: List
- Virtual War Memorial
- NAC: Army

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Pte. George Frederick Keeble was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 61 on page 10 below:

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