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Glen Frederick Farough

In memory of:

Second Class Constable Glen Frederick Farough

June 7, 1958

Lake Simcoe, Ontario

Royal Canadian Mounted Police


Service Number:

19478

Age:

21

Division:

O Division, Orillia Detachment

Additional Information


Enlistment:

June 11, 1956

2/Cst. Farough was awarded the bronze medal of the Royal Life Saving Society for swimming and lifesaving ability. He accidentally drowned while on patrol in Lake Simcoe, near Georgina Island, Ontario. 2/Cst. Farough’s body was found 19 days after the accident. At the time of his death, 2/Cst. Farough was posted at the Orillia Detachment. He is buried in Glenbow Cemetery in Manitoba.

Commemorated on Page 94 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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