Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Douglas Bernard Anson

In memory of:

Constable Douglas Bernard Anson

October 9, 1970

MacDowall, Saskatchewan

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Service Number:

21129

Age:

30

Division:

Depot Recruit Training

Additional Information


Born:

December 26, 1939

Enlistment:

October 21, 1959
Ottawa, Ontario

Cst. Anson served most of his career in Saskatchewan. He and Sgt. Schrader were investigating a domestic dispute when Cst. Anson was shot. Cst. Anson married Valerie two months prior to his death. He is buried at Depot.

Commemorated on Page 142 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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  • Constable Douglas Bernard Anson – © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada as represented by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
  • Inscription on Grave marker – Photo courtesy of www.rcmpgraves.com
  • Schrader-Anson Sports Field at Depot – © Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada as represented by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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