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Joseph Russell

In memory of:

Constable Joseph Russell

July 5, 1905
Hudson Bay, Northwest Territories

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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November 30, 1903

Contable Russell was originally from Scotland and was a law clerk for the Commercial Bank of Scotland. He drowned in an inland lake near Cape Fullerton, Hudson Bay. He is buried on Grub Island, Northwest Territories.

Commemorated on Page 28 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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