Millbrook chief says about 10 Mi?kmaq killed when 1917 blast … – ChronicleHerald.ca

Millbrook chief says about 10 Mi?kmaq killed when 1917 blast … – ChronicleHerald.ca

by NationTalk on September 26, 20071095 Views

Memorial in works for ‘forgotten’ explosion victims
Millbrook chief says about 10 Mi’kmaq killed when 1917 blast destroyed their settlement

By STEVE BRUCE Staff Reporter | 5:34 AM

A NATIVE LEADER wants to build a memorial for the “forgotten” victims of the Halifax Explosion.

About 10 Mi’kmaq died after their settlement in Tufts Cove in north-end Dartmouth was destroyed by the Dec. 6, 1917, blast in Halifax Harbour.

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