Canadian Virtual War Memorial

James Boyd Henderson

In memory of:

Second Class Constable James Boyd Henderson

August 7, 1948

St. Lawrence River, Gananoque, Ontario

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Service Number:

14890

Age:

23

Additional Information


Enlistment:

May 1, 1947

Prior to joining the Force, 2/Cst. Henderson served with the Royal Canadian Navy Volunteer Reserve as a stoker. He was transferred to Marine Division and assigned to the RCMP Patrol Boat CARNDUFF in Kingston, Ontario. 2/Cst. Henderson fell overboard and his body was recovered 10 days after the accident. 2/Cst. Henderson is buried at Union Cemetery in Oshawa, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 106 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

Digital Collection

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  • Inscription on Grave marker – Photo courtesy of www.rcmpgraves.com
  • Memorial Plaque – Photo courtesy of www.rcmpgraves.com
  • Photo of JAMES BOYD HENDERSON – Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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