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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.

You can also visit the RCMP Graves Database. Please note that the database doesn't work for all browsers, so if it won't open for you, try a different browser.

North-West Mounted Police

Allan, Ed

Service #968


Bierd, Harry Ernest

Served May 14, 1886–May 22, 1895






Brandon, Sedgewick


Crerar, James

Served April 26, 1875–April 30, 1878


Daniels, Ben


Henderson, Cst Samuel

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

Served April 30, 1874–April 30, 1880


McKinnon, A.


Ridout, R.L.


Seale, George

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

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

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

Barnes, Gerald, Cpl


Baskier, Don


Chisholm, Stan, Ass/Comm


Cochrane, L.W. Sgt.

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




Davidson, Jack, S/Sgt.


Hacking, Gordon


Haney, Tom


Hickman, S/Sgt. Barry


Hickman, Constable Harold

Served in Saskatchewan





Hickman, Chief Superintendent Lloyd

Served in Saskatchewan,
Ottawa, and Alberta





MacBeth, Sgt. Stephen “Steve” Gilbert





Morgan, Len, Cst or Cpl


Moxham, Edgar, Sgt.


Moxham, Les, Cpl and brother


Pratt, S/Sgt. Frederick Brian







Stainer, Gordon

Webb, S/Sgt. Douglas M.

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


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Wilson, Deputy Commission Don