Vincent Coleman

Railway Telegraph Operator
Killed in Halifax Explosion
6 December 1917


Tombstone

Halifax
Nova Scotia

Located in Mount Olivet Cemetery, at the intersection
of Mumford Road with Joseph Howe Drive


GPS location:   44°38'52"N   63°37'44"W
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Vince Coleman tombstone, Halifax

Photographed on 26 December 2003



Vince Coleman tombstone, Halifax

Photographed on 26 December 2003





Also see:   Memorial, Unidentified Dead, Halifax Explosion 1917




Links to Relevant Websites


Vince Coleman (train dispatcher) by Wikipedia
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vince_Coleman_%28train_dispatcher%29


Halifax Explosion by Wikipedia
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halifax_explosion


Heritage Minute: Halifax Explosion
    http://www.histori.ca/minutes/minute.do?ID=10203







Photographs of War Memorials, Historic Monuments and Plaques in Nova Scotia
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Halifax City Hall Halifax City Hall Halifax
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Halifax war memorial, Grand Parade Halifax war memorial The Cenotaph, Grand Parade
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/hfxwarmem.html


Welsford-Parker monument Welsford-Parker monument, Crimean War Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/crimeamon.html


Plaque: Old Burying Ground Old Burying Ground plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/oldburygnd.html


Sir William Alexander monument Sir William Alexander monument Victoria Park, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/alexwill.html


Captain James Cook monument Captain James Cook monument Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/cookjmon.html


Sir John Wentworth plaque Sir John Wentworth plaque Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/wentworthj.html


Alexander Keith monument Alexander Keith monument Camp Hill Cemetery, Halifax
    http://ns1763.ca/hfxrm/keithal.html


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