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Birtle's Veterans: North-West Mounted Police and Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Please feel free to contact us if you have any more information on any of these individuals.

For more information on our veterans, please refer to our history book, Passing It On, available at our library, or online at the University of Manitoba digital collections library.


North-West Mounted Police

Allan, Ed

Service #968

 

Bierd, Harry Ernest

#1765
Served May 14, 1886–May 22, 1895

 

 

 

 

 

Brandon, Sedgewick

 

Crerar, James

#05-401A
Served April 26, 1875–April 30, 1878

 

Daniels, Ben

 

Henderson, Cst Samuel

#134
Served June 8, 1876–June 30, 1879

 

Herchimer, Commissioner L.W.

Lawrence William Herchmer served as an Indian Agent, Militia Officer, and NWMP Commissioner. His biography is available as a pdf (680 KB).

McDougall, John

#290
Served April 30, 1874–April 30, 1880

 

McKinnon, A.

 

Ridout, R.L.

 

Seale, George

#105
Served 1877–May 5, 1880
Discharged at Fort Walsh with a land grant of 60 acres
The story of a stone house he built near Birtle in 1889 may be found on the Manitoba Historical Society's website.

 

Redmond, Thomas James

#1004
Served March 11, 1884–October 10, 1888
Enlisted at Fort Osborn and discharged at Battleford. Engaged in the first battle at Duck Lake and helped escort Louis Riel to Regina for his trial.

 

Talbot, Sgt. John Henry

#986
Enlisted in Winnipeg for a five-year term.
December 27, 1883–December 26,1888.
Served at Prince Albert

 

Wilson, Dan

 

Winter, Presgrave

 

 

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Bamford, Robert



Cochrane, L.W. Sgt.


Recruit Training in Regina, French Language Training in Ottawa.
Served in “J” Division, New Brunswick
February 1969–May 1998


 

 

 

Hacking, Gordon


 

Hickman, Constable Harold

Served in Saskatchewan
1953–1956

 

 


 

 

Hickman, Superintendent Lloyd

Served in Saskatchewan,
Ottawa, and Alberta
1966–2002

 

 

 

 

MacBeth, Sgt. Stephen “Steve” Gilbert


Canada
1966–1986

 

 


 

 

Pratt, S/Sgt. Frederick Brian

Canada
1952–1979

 

 

 

 

 

Stainer, Gordon



Webb, S/Sgt. Douglas M.


Served in Prince Rupert, Ottawa, Edmonton, and Regina
January 1951–July 1981

 

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