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Joseph Perry Brophy

In memory of:

Constable Joseph Perry Brophy

January 6, 1978
Hoyt, New Brunswick

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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April 9, 1949


September 7, 1976

Before joining the Force, Cst. Brophy had served with the Newcastle Town police for 4 years and prior to that, he held the post of Chief of Police for the village of Blackville for 2 years. Cst. Brophy was shot while responding to a call involving a family dispute. Cst. Brophy was married to Pamela and they had two daughters.

Commemorated on Page 154 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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  • Constable Joseph Perry Brophy– © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada as represented by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Grave marker– Grave marker of Cst. Joseph Perry BROPHY at St. Raphael's R.C. Cemetery, Blackville NB, Canada. (Photo credit: Captain (Ret'd) E.L.L. Gaudet, CD)
  • Newspaper clipping– Submitted for the project Operation Picture Me

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