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Photograph: Corporal Frances Ugene Jones

Patch image: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Federal

Corporal Frances Ugene Jones
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

End of Watch: Thursday, December 15, 1983

Biographical Info
Age: 36
Tour of Duty: 17 years
Badge Number: 25289

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident
Date of Incident: Thursday, December 15, 1983
Incident Location: British Columbia
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Corporal Francis Jones was a passenger in an RCMP Helicopter that struck an unmarked suspension cable strung across a valley around Cat Ears Creek, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. He was stationed at the Ucluelet Detachment. Special Constable Wayne Myers was the pilot and was also killed in the accident.

Related Line of Duty Deaths
Patch image: Royal Canadian Mounted Police, FederalSpecial Constable Wayne Graham Myers
Royal Canadian Mounted Police, CAN
EOW: Thursday, December 15, 1983
Cause of Death: Aircraft accident

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