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Richard O’Hara Taylor

In memory of:

Constable Richard O’Hara Taylor

February 14, 1911

Fort McPherson, Yukon Territories

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

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K, M, & Dawson Patrol Tradegy, 1911

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March 18, 1905

Constable Taylor, an Australian, was formerly a sailor and farmer. He died from starvation, exposure and exhaustion while a member of the MacPherson Dawson patrol.

Commemorated on Page 37 of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Honour Roll Book.

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