Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 904

Name of DeceasedKirby, James Thomas
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age55
Address16 Kings Place Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationMachinist, S. M. Brookfield Halifax Graving Dock
ReligionSt. Joseph's - Roman Catholic
Identified byMartin Cunningham (brother-in-law)
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyWife Susan C. Kirby, 53; children Mary Margaret, 14; Alice May, 12
ObituaryMorning Chronicle - 14 December 1917; Halifax Herald - 14 December 1917 p. 12
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Article 4
- HRC: Claims 475 HRC: List
- HRC: Rogers files

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James Thomas Kirby was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 665 on page 110 below:

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