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Marmaduke Graburn

In memory of
Marmaduke Graburn
November 17, 1879
Fort Walsh, Northwest Territories

Royal Canadian Mounted Police:

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Fort Walsh, Northwest Territories

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June 9, 1879 Ottawa, Ontario

Constable Graburn was previously a sailor. He was murdered by person or persons unknown, while on duty near Fort Walsh, Northwest Territories.

Constable Graburn was the first NWMP member murdered. He is buried at Fort Walsh, Saskatchewan.

Commemorated on Page 3 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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