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Robert William Varney

In memory of:

Third Class Constable Robert William Varney

August 17, 1967
Raymond, Alberta

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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September 15, 1966

3/Cst. Varney was born in Courtenay, British Columbia. On his way to deliver a summons, 3/Cst. Varney was notified of a motor vehicle collision close to where he was. He stated that he would check it out, but overshot a T-intersection on a rural road. 3/Cst. Varney is buried in Courtenay, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 137 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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