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Joseph Kasimir Sander

In memory of
Constable
Joseph Kasimir Sander
July 9, 1954
Red Deer River, Manitoba

Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

Service Number:
14819
Age:
28

Additional Information:

Born:
December 16, 1925 Beiseker, Alberta
Enlistment:
February 8, 1947

Cst. Sander was born in Beiseker, Alberta. The boat that Cst. Sander and his partner Cst. Bloomfield were in struck one of the piers of the bridge which caused the boat to cave in and flip over. Both constables were thrown into the water. Cst. Sander was married to Alice only one month when he died. His body wasn’t found until May 15, 1955. Cst. Sander is buried in the Cemetery at Depot.

Commemorated on Page 87 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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