Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Anthony Fitzgerald Orion Gordon

In memory of
Constable
Anthony Fitzgerald Orion Gordon
March 3, 2005
Mayerthorpe, Alberta

Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

Age:
28
Division:
K Division

Additional Information:

Born:
October 6, 1976 Edmonton, Alberta
Enlistment:
October 15, 2002

Cst. Gordon was born in Edmonton, Alberta. He played hockey, baseball, golf, water-skied, played squash, and downhill skied. Cst. Gordon was the right marker for his troop at Depot. He was known for his gentleness, honesty, and integrity. He loved spending time with his family. Cst. Gordon and his three colleagues were shot and killed on duty near Mayerthorpe, Alberta.

At the time of Cst. Gordon's death, his wife Kim was pregnant with their second child, Anthony. Their firstborn was Spencer. The Fallen Four Memorial Park was created to have a "living legacy" memorial in Mayerthorpe to honour the four members.

Commemorated on Page 206 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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