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Joseph Eddy Mario Tessier

In memory of:

Constable Joseph Eddy Mario Tessier

December 27, 1985

Gatineau, Quebec

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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E, A & HQ Divisions

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December 2, 1981

Cst. Tessier was born in Joliette, Quebec. He served in British Columbia and then transferred to Ottawa. Cst. Tessier was on his way to work when he stopped to help a man who had put his vehicle in the ditch. The man got into Cst. Tessier’s vehicle and shot him. Cst. Tessier was married to Sylvie and they had a daughter and a son. He is buried in the graveyard near the Catholic church in Joliette, QC.

Commemorated on Page 183 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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  • Photo of JOSEPH EDDY MARIO TESSIER– Graduation photo Regina  September  1982

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