Featured Events August 2015

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

RCMP-GRC

Musical Ride

Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada

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© Stephen R. Conrad 2015

These photographs were take on an emotional day in Moncton, N.B.,Canada

marking the first anniversary of the shooting deaths of three Mounties

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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police honoured the fallen officers:

Cst. Doug Larche

Cst. Dave Ross

Cst. Fabrice Gevaudan

with a special performance of their musical ride at the Magnetic Hill concert site.

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The RCMP-GRC Musical Ride tours Canada and worldwide to promote the RCMP-GRC.

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The first official ride was held in 1887 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada,
and was commanded by Inspector William George Matthews.
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The Musical Ride was featured on the Canadian fifty-dollar bill

produced from 1969 to 1979.

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Members of the Musical Ride are first and foremost police officers who, after at
least two years of active police work, volunteer for duty with the Musical Ride.
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RCMP members only remain with the Musical Ride for two years.
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RCMP-GRC Members and public watching.