Constable Frederick RhodesRoyal Canadian Mounted PoliceFederalEnd of Watch: Monday, December 6, 1926
Biographical InfoAge: 23Tour of Duty: 3 yearsBadge Number: 9951
Incident DetailsCause of Death: ExplosionDate of Incident: Monday, December 6, 1926Incident Location: Northwest TerritoriesWeapon Used: Not availableSuspect 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.