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Assistant Surgeon Walter Stafford Flood
Royal Northwest Mounted Police
Federal

End of Watch: Thursday, November 29, 1906

Biographical Info
Age: 30
Tour of Duty: 6 months
Badge Number: 0.148

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Exposure
Date of Incident: Thursday, November 29, 1906
Incident Location: Manitoba
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Assistant Surgeon Flood was with a team of dogsleds from Churchill, Manitoba that were traveling in the north. It was discovered that their ration box had fallen off one of the sleds and Flood circled back to retrieve the parcel.

When Flood did not meet up with the group a search commenced. He was found later frozen to death.



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