The Canadian Press

2004-03-06 | Alberta RCMP Funeral

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Police officers from across Canada and the US paid their last respects to a Mountie who was killed west of Edmonton. Canadian Press reporter Jim MacDonald attended the March 6th funeral of Corporal Jim Galloway, who was shot to death by a mentally ill man during a standoff in Spruce Grove on February 28th. (Galloway had been a dog handler with the RCMP for most of his 34-year career.)

Date: 2004-03-06
Placeline: SHERWOOD PARK, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 28 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << 4600 people packed a funeral for Corporal Jim Galloway a 34-year RCMP veteran who was gunned down Saturday during the standoff west of Edmonton 2000 police marched into the church many RCMP officers in Scarlet tunics inside the church Corporal Galloway's dog sit or lay quietly by the coffin as officers and Friends paid tribute to the 55 year old family man who was widely known and highly respected >>