Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Michael Robert Mason

In memory of:

Constable Michael Robert Mason

November 26, 1971

Courtenay, British Columbia

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Service Number:

22830

Age:

28

Additional Information


Enlistment:

September 5, 1962

Cst. Mason was a powerful athlete and a good hockey player. The pilot attempted to make an emergency landing when the plane clipped the tops of the trees bordering the runway. The plane crashed into the Courtenay River knocking out everyone on board. Cst. Mason was married to Carole and they had two children. He is buried in Royal Oak Burial Park, Victoria, BC.

Commemorated on Page 146 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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