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How much do you really know about the Halifax Explosion?

The Halifax Explosion occurred on December 6, 1917, when two ships collided in the harbour: The Imo and The Mont Blanc. This explosion resulted in Canada’s greatest tragedy in terms of loss of life, and destruction. 2017 marks 100 years since the explosion and we’re taking this milestone to remember not only the tragedy, but Halifax, Nova Soctia coming together to overcome it.

Here are 7 THINGS YOU MAY NOT HAVE KNOWN ABOUT THE HALIFAX EXPLOSION:

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