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Constable Willis Edward Rhodeniser
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

End of Watch: Saturday, August 26, 1939

Biographical Info
Age: 28
Tour of Duty: 3 years
Badge Number: 12690

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Date of Incident: Saturday, August 26, 1939
Incident Location: Saskatchewan
Weapon Used: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect Info: Not available

Constable Willis Rhodeniser was a dog-master stationed at Yorkton, Saskatchewan. He had been called to assist in the search for a multiple murderer. He was successful in his efforts with the help of his trusted dog "Tell."

He was fatally shot when he approached the suspect his faithful dog had tracked down.

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