Nova Scotia Archives

Halifax Explosion: A List of those that Died

Fatality no.: 1268

Name of DeceasedLeahy, James
Date of Death6 December 1917
GenderMale
Age33
Address20 George Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
OccupationForeman, Furness Withy Co. Acadia Sugar Refinery
ReligionRoman Catholic
BuriedMount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax
FamilyFather Thomas Leahy (predeceased)
ObituaryHalifax Herald - 21 January 1918 p. 10; Halifax Herald - 21 March 1918 p. 5
Sources- City Directory 1918
- GANS list
- HRC: Claims 8167
- HRC: List
- Newspaper: Herald: Jan19/18p12

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James Leahy was registered in the Halifax Explosion Death Registration Book 1917
no. 1024 on page 170 below:

Rememberance Book Page 00170