Nov. 22 – 28: 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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Ric Hall’s Reflection Back In Time

        Ric Hall explores the old Reports of the North West Mounted Police and discovers some interesting historical perspectives.  We have included some of Ric’s discoveries in this webpage.       More skimming through some of the Commissioner’s annual reports from 1874-1886….not much has changed, transpose horses for cars, kit and […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Ten Photos

        Over the past few weeks, we have received many photographs from Veterans across Canada.         Based on our review of these photographs, we have selected the following as being the top ten.  Photos are provided for your viewing pleasure.  If you have photographs you wish to have us […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Twelve Videos

        Over the past week, we have received many submitted videos from Veterans all across Canada.         Based on our review of these videos, we have selected the following as being the best twelve for this week.  These videos are provided for your viewing enjoyment and no endorsement of […]

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Veterans: Retirement Travel

      Over the past week, we have sought out the latest and most notable stories about retirement related travelling.           Based on our search, we selected the following articles for your viewing pleasure. GENERAL Top Tips For Keeping Money Safe Abroad – It’s a traveler’s worst nightmare – being […]

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Celebrating Women In The RCMP

        To celebrate the 40th anniversary of women in the Force, the RCMP Veterans’ Association – Vancouver Division’s 2014 levee theme has been designated as “Celebrating Women in the RCMP.”     For this levee, the Vancouver Division has extended an invitation to all serving and past members of the Force.  Posters […]

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UPDATED – Help Identify: 1956 Photo Of Unknown RCMP Member

      Veteran Ric Hall sent us the following information and is seeking to identify the unknown RCMP member.  Photograph was taken in 1956 in Vancouver, B.C.         Many of us growing up in Vancouver can remember walking down Granville Street, when it was a family outing, and having your picture […]

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Larry Burden’s This Day In The Force

      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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The Quarterly: Fall 2014

        The Fall 2014 edition of The Quarterly is now being distributed.           This edition includes: On The Cover Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2014, INTERPOL is poised to make a significant advancement towards service delivery of its 190-member countries.  This construction of the INTERPOL Global Complex for […]

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UPDATED – Help Identify: RCMP Chapel Member

      Veteran Ric Hall forwarded to us the following photograph which he discovered in the Alberta Archives.  Noted photograph was taken in the RCMP Chapel at “Depot” Division in 1960.       There is no indication of the names of the member or chaplain. The following is a magnified image of these […]

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New Book: The Caloris Rim Project

  Our website normally posts new books that are either fictional or non-fiction accounts of the RCMP or its members. Most are written by retired members and we are committed to supporting them. In keeping with that theme of support, we have a new book to announce, but this one is considerably different than our […]

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Surrey Detachment: Fallen Members’ Memorial

      For this week, Ric Hall’s Photo Corner theme is Surrey Detachment’s “Fallen Members’ Memorial.”           The first member to be killed on duty at Surrey Detachment was Constable Archie Lepine (Reg.# 21512) – July 15, 1960.  Then in the mid-1970, three members were killed in the line of […]

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Nov. 15 – 21: 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 […]

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