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Corporal Alexander Gardner Haddock
Royal Northwest Mounted Police

End of Watch: Thursday, June 14, 1906

Biographical Info
Age: 45
Tour of Duty: 14 years
Badge Number: 2836

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Drowned
Date of Incident: Thursday, June 14, 1906
Incident Location: Yukon Territories
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Corporal Haddock was in a canoe with fellow officer Constable A.D. Allen. They were traveling to a cabin up the Yukon River to apprehend a trapper.

Early morning just after midnight their canoe encountered a submerged log and capsized. Constable Allen tried to assist Corporal Haddock but lost sight of him. Constable Allen was later rescued by a steamer.

A search was organized but Corporal Haddock's body was never recovered.

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