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James Wilbert Gregson Galloway

In memory of:

Corporal James Wilbert Gregson Galloway

February 28, 2004

Spruce Grove, Alberta

Royal Canadian Mounted Police





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July 26, 1948


May 6, 1969

Cpl. Galloway’s passion was being a dog handler. He helped organize the civilian Search And Rescue (SAR) dog association in Alberta, and was a pioneer in SAR training methods, as well as cadaver searching. Cpl. Galloway was married, had 3 children and 8 grandchildren. He enjoyed fishing, and owned small picture framing business. Cpl. Galloway crashed his police vehicle into a pickup in an attempt to get it to roll over, but it did not. He got out of his police vehicle and was running for cover when he was shot.

Commemorated on Page 203 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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