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John Nash

In memory of:

Sub-Constable John Nash

March 11, 1876
Fort MacLeod, Northwest Territories

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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October 18, 1873

Sub-Constable Nash was one of the original NWMP members of the march west in 1874. He was part of “C” Troop. The Assistant Commissioner reported Sub-Constable Nash as “a good man”. He was accidentally killed while on duty near Fort MacLeod, Alberta. He is buried in Union Cemetery at Fort Macleod, Alberta.

Commemorated on Page 1 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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