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Corporal Evan V. Gilmore
Ontario Provincial Police

End of Watch: Monday, November 5, 1973

Biographical Info
Age: 56
Tour of Duty: 23 years
Badge Number: 1193

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Heart attack
Date of Incident: Monday, November 5, 1973
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Corporal Gilmore was station at Spanish at the time of his death. Corporal Gilmore had just been involved in the chase and apprehension of 3 individuals with a stolen car. He radioed that he was not feeling well. A fellow officer took custody of the prisoners, locked them up and proceeded to hospital with Corporal Gilmore. They were met en route by an ambulance and the ambulance attendants administered oxygen. Corporal Gilmore was pronounced dead shortly after reaching the hospital.

Corporal Gilmore was with the OPP for over 23 years. He was survived by his wife.

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