Photos of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Cemetery at Dawson City, Yukon
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Cemetery at Dawson City, Yukon
Const. J. H. Burns
Regimental No. 3485
Died September 3, 1903
Age 25 yrs. 10 mos.
Died of acute pyaemia (blood poisoning) following an operation on "an abscess of the chest". Cst. Burns was noted in the Annual Report as having "rendered valuable services in bringing the murderers Labelle and Fournier to justice."
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