Sept. 13 – 20: Gone But Not Forgotten

      As a retired member of the Force, each Veteran is a component of an extended family regardless of where they reside.           When a RCMP Veteran passes away – their old colleagues pause for a moment to reflect on the good times they had and the memories they […]

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RCMP Memorial Service – September 14, 2014

    On September 8, 1935, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police unveiled the Force’s Cenotaph which is situated on the west side of Sleigh Square at “Depot” Division in Regina.  At the time of the unveiling, the Cenotaph contained the names of 48 members who had died in the line of duty.       […]

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Veterans: Retirement Travel

        Over the past few weeks, we have searched for the most recent articles on the topic of retirement travel.         Based on our search, we have selected the following articles for your reading pleasure. PLANNING One Frequent Flyer’s Minimalist Travel Secrets – On a recent trip to New […]

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Ric Hall’s Photo Corner

        For this week, Ric Hall has selected the photo theme of “Veteran Fred Stark’s time at “Depot” Division in 1962.”         Over the past week, Ric has received some amazing old Force photographs from RCMP Veteran Fred Stark (Reg. #22248 – O.1392) With regards to the following photograph, […]

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Barry Bradley’s Old Newspaper Clippings

        Throughout his career in the Force (1960 – 1995), Veteran Barry Bradley developed a newspaper scrapebook containing notable news stories about the RCMP in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia.     Each week, we will post three or four of these old newspaper clippings for the interest of Veterans and […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Ten Videos

        Over the past week, we have received many videos from various individuals across Canada.         Based on our review, we have selected the following ten videos as being the top ten. 1) Veteran Bill Shumborski submitted “This Robin Williams Triburte Video Is Pretty Awesome” 2) Veteran Tom Quilley submitted “Watch […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Ten Photos

        Over the past few weeks, we have received many photographs submitted by various individuals across Canada.         Based on our review, we selected the following photographs as being the best. 1) Veteran Harold Feiertag photographed and submitted “Peggy’s Cove in Nova Scotia” 2) Veteran Sheldon Boles photographed and submitted […]

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Larry Burden – This Day In The RCMP

    The achievements and contributions of the Force have been built upon the individual contributions of many past Veterans. These contributions have largely been forgotten.           Veteran Sgt. Larry Burden ( #35982) served in “E” Division for 20 years has spent over ten years researching and summarizing these achievements by […]

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Barry Bradley’s Old Newspaper Clippings

        Throughout his career in the Force (1960 – 1995), Veteran Barry Bradley developed a newspaper scrapebook containing notable news stories about the RCMP in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia.     Each week, we will post three or four of these old newspaper clippings for the interest of Veterans and […]

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Ric Hall’s Photo Corner

        For this week, Ric has selected the photo theme of “Members Photographed With ‘Depot’ Cannon.”         For new recruits with their new Force uniforms, the canon was a popular spot for photographs to be taken.  Ric has included the photographs below. If you have any old Force related […]

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Sept. 6 – 12: Gone But Not Forgotten

        As a retired member of the Force, each Veteran is a component of an extended family regardless of where they reside.         When a RCMP Veteran passes away – their old colleagues pause for a moment to reflect on the good times they had and the memories they […]

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Veterans: Retirement Travel

        Over the past few weeks, we have sought out the most recent and notable articles on the topic of retirement travel.         Based on our search, we have selected the following articles for your reading pleasure. GENERAL 6 Things to Keep You Sane on a Plane – Airlines are […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Ten Videos

        Over the past week, we have received many videos submitted by various individuals across Canada.         Based on these submissions, we selected the top ten videos and they are included below for your viewing pleasure. 1) Veterans Bill Shumborski and Ric Hall submitted “Cat 319D LN Climbing Onto Rail Car” […]

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Ric Hall’s Photo Corner

        For this week, Ric Hall has selected the photograph theme of “Force artillery pieces.”         In 1874, “C” Troop was the artillery component on the Force’s March West.  This troop consisted of 73 members: commanded by Insp. William Winder with Sub-Inspector Thomas Jackson and Chief Constable J.H,. Gray. […]

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