Photos of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Cemetery at Dawson City, Yukon
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Cemetery at Dawson City, Yukon
Corporal T. Johnson
Regimental No. 2659
Tagish Post, Y.T.
Died August 11, 1900
Corporal Johnson and Constable John O'Brien drowned in the Tagish River when their canoe overturned near the police wharf. Corporal Johnson's body was recovered on September 2nd, about 6 miles from the post, and was initially buried at Tagish.
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