Susanna McLeod

Susanna McLeod

Glimpses of Canadian History : Email: Scribbles@cogeco.ca

Archive for December 2012

Remembering the Halifax Explosion, December 6, 1917

Haligonians watched with curiosity as Mont Blanc drifted to Halifax, the ship ablaze from an accident. Minutes later, the ship exploded, with many injured and killed   Dateline: December 6, 1917 Halifax, Nova Scotia World War One Cast: The French ship Mont Blanc Fully laden with explosives, the Mont Blanc was slowly sailing toward the… (read more)