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Halifax Explosion Unidentified Dead

We Remember

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 26, 2017
1. Halifax Explosion Unidentified Dead Marker
Inscription.

To the memory of
the Unidentified Dead.
Victims of the Great Disaster
December 6, 1917.
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Here lie buried
Unidentified Victims
of the
Halifax Harbour
Explosion
of
6 December 1917

 
Erected by Halifax Regional Municipality.
 
Location. 44° 39.521′ N, 63° 37.307′ W. Marker is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, in Halifax Regional Municipality. Touch for map. Monument is near the south boundary of Fairview Lawn Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3720 Windsor Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3J 3A5, Canada.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Izaak Walton & Dorothy Johnston Killam (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Halifax and RMS Titanic (about 150 meters away); Fairview Lawn Cemetery (about 150 meters away); Fort Needham Memorial Park (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Captain / Capitaine James Cook (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Deadman's Island
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 26, 2017
2. Halifax Explosion Unidentified Dead Marker
(approx. 2.8 kilometers away); Unveiling, Jubilee Fountain / Inauguration, Fontaine du Jubilé (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Summer House / Pavillon d'été (approx. 3.5 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
 
Also see . . .
1. Halifax Explosion. (Submitted on January 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Halifax Explosion Documentary (A & E presentation). (Submitted on January 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 100 Years After The Great Halifax Explosion (NPR, 2017). (Submitted on January 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesDisastersWar, World I
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 26, 2017
3. Halifax Explosion Unidentified Dead Markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 78 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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