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Tombstone Tuesday- Titanic tombstones

These pictures are taken in a Fairview Lawn Cemetary in Halifax, Nova Scotia. 150 passengers of the doomed Titantic are buried in this cemetary by the people of Halifax who helped in the rescue. Fourty of those 150 remain unidentified. Note in the top picture a tombstone of a young unidentified child. Many bring small toys to lay at the base of this tombstone. This child was later identified as Gosta Leonard Palsson, a 2 year old Swedish child traveling with his mother.She also perished.