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James Herron

In memory of
Constable
James Herron
March 2, 1891
St. Mary’s River, Northwest Territories

Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

Service Number:
913
Age:
29
Division:
Depot & Fort MacLeod

Additional Information:

Born:
March 11, 1861 Ireland
Enlistment:
June 18, 1883

Constable Herron was a farm labourer from Ireland. He was promoted to corporal June 6, 1888 and was discharged July 25, 1889 as his term of service had been completed. He re-engaged in April 1890 as a constable. Constable Herron died while on patrol during a blizzard near St. Mary's River.

Commemorated on Page 18 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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