Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Robert James Schrader

In memory of:

Sergeant Robert James Schrader

October 9, 1970

MacDowall, Saskatchewan

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Service Number:

15445

Age:

41

Additional Information


Born:

June 24, 1929

Enlistment:

June 10, 1948

Sgt. Schrader was from Alberta and served most of his career in Saskatchewan. He and Cst. Anson were investigating a domestic dispute. When he saw that his partner was mortally wounded, he tried to get back to the police car and radio for help, but was shot before he could reach the car. Sgt. Schrader was married to Constance and they had five children. He is buried at Depot.

Commemorated on Page 141 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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  • Sergeant Robert James Schrader – © 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
  • Memorial Plaque – 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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