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Constable Frederick Rhodes
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

End of Watch: Monday, December 6, 1926

Biographical Info
Age: 23
Tour of Duty: 3 years
Badge Number: 9951

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Explosion
Date of Incident: Monday, December 6, 1926
Incident Location: Northwest Territories
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Constable Rhodes was stationed at Rae, Northwest Territories at the time of his death.

It is believed that he was attempting to use fuel to ignite a fire in a stove. It appeared that hot coals from a previous fire ignited the fuel being poured into the stove causing the explosion.

Constable Rhodes died from severe burns.

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