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Harry Gilbert Rapeer

In memory of
Constable
Harry Gilbert Rapeer
May 23, 1940
Regina, Saskatchewan

Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

Service Number:
10655
Age:
42

Additional Information:

Enlistment:
July 24, 1929

Cst. Rapeer was a competent handler of horses who was employed as a teamster at Depot Division. Originally Cst. Rapeer left the Force to get married in 1930 and worked for the City of Saskatoon. Cst. Rapeer regretted leaving the RCMP and repeatedly asked to be re-engaged. Cst. Rapeer was accidentally killed while endeavouring to stop a runaway team of horses. At the time of his death, Cst. Rapeer was married and had two children from his first wife. He is buried at Depot.

Commemorated on Page 66 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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