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Never Seen Before Hope Slide Pictures

Who are these members?  Photos captured at the Hope Slide, January 1965.   The Ministry of Transportation has released never before seen photos of the disaster that became forever known as the Hope Slide.  RCMP members are seen in various forms of uniform….who are they?  For more information and photos see:   PHOTOS: Ministry of Transportation releases never-before-seen […]

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Veterans Submitted: Photos

        Over the past week, we have received many submitted Force related images from several Veterans.         Images are below for your viewing pleasure. 1) Veteran Bill Sedler sent the image of “Billy Was This One Of Your First Postings?” 2) Veteran Ric Hall sent us “Fresh Snow At […]

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RCMP: Canadian Centennial Train 1967

        A younger RCMP Veteran Fred Stark with the Centennial Train of 1967.                       If you have old Force related photographs that you would like to appear in one of our photo webpages, please email Ric Hall at rshall69@shaw.ca  

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Veterans Submitted: Photographs

      Over the past week, we have received many submitted photographs from various Veterans living in several locations in Canada.           1) Veteran Phil Juby photograph and sent us the Yukon landscape photo with the following details “Went for a day trip to Skagway, Alaska yesterday.  An excellent day […]

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Force: Images From The Past

        Veteran Ric Hall sent us his most recent historical article and it is included below.           I often receive copies of photographs from my German friend, Tim Jöckel, who is an ardent collector of all things RCMP. I thought I was pretty good at finding old photographs, […]

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Help Us – Identify These RCMP Members

        Veteran Ric Hall sent us the following details and the photographs below.         Came across these two pictures if unknown members. It would appear they were taken at a Long Service Medal presentation.   Based on the fact all the members are wearing the old style collar badges […]

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Force: The Generations!

  Recently it was announced that members of the RCMP Veterans’ Association will be able to purchase, along with serving members of the Force, a Generational and/or a Territorial Service Insignia. It has been my pleasure to coordinate the applications for the Vancouver Division.   We all know that there are many family generations connected to […]

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RNWMP/RCMP Constable Hudson Salkeld’s Old Photos

      Veterans Joe Collinson sent us the following photographs which he received from Matt SALKELD who is the nephew of Constable Hudson Moffitt SALKELD (Reg.#6809).           Hudson was born on December 1, 1899 and joined the Royal North West Mounted Police on April 22, 1918 at Saskatoon Saskatchewan.  Little […]

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Veterans Submitted: Top Ten Photos

        Over the past week, we have received many submitted photos from various Veteran living in many parts of Canada.         Based on our review of these photos, we have selected the following as being the top ten.  Our Association does not support any products contained within these photos. […]

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Steve’s Photo Corner

      Veteran Steve Gibson has discovered some old photographs of the early days of Vancouver.           On March 1, 1923, world famous escape artist Harry Houdini, who was in Vancouver as part of a vaudeville show performing at the Orpheum Theatre, took up a challenge to be hoisted high […]

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