Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Joseph Martial Maurice Jean Minguy

In memory of:

Constable Joseph Martial Maurice Jean Minguy

June 3, 2005

Vernon, British Columbia

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Age:

46

Division:

E Division, Vernon British Columbia

Additional Information


Born:

January 14, 1959

Enlistment:

March 16, 1982

Cst. Minguy was born in Quebec. He was posted to the North Vancouver, Tofino and Vernon detachments. Cst. Minguy actively participated with the RCMP Youth Academy in Vernon. After his death, the name of the academy changed to the Jean Minguy Memorial RCMP Youth Academy. On the day of his death, he had been patrolling in his boat and fell into the water. Cst. Minguy had two sons, Kevin and Colin. He is buried in Vernon, British Columbia.

Commemorated on Page 218 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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  • Inscription on Grave marker – Photo courtesy of www.rcmpgraves.com
  • Photo of Jean Minguy – RCMP Cst. Jean Minguy - Drowned on duty 3 June 2005 on marine patrol in Okanagan Lake, BC.

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