Remembering...

Philip H. de La Rue

Constable

Philip H. de La Rue

Serving with the OPP

Saturday May 25, 1957

Age: 23

Constable de La Rue was traveling at a fast rate of speed when his cruiser struck a frost heave in the pavement. The cruiser sideswiped an oncoming pickup truck and overturned into a ditch.

Constable de La Rue was thrown from the vehicle and succumed to his injuries at the Bingham Hospital in Matheson.

Postscript

Philip was engaged to be married to a nurse who worked at the hospital, at the time of his death.


Remembering...

Constable

Philip H. de La Rue

Philip H. de La Rue


Serving with the OPP

Saturday May 25, 1957

Age: 23

Constable de La Rue was traveling at a fast rate of speed when his cruiser struck a frost heave in the pavement. The cruiser sideswiped an oncoming pickup truck and overturned into a ditch.

Constable de La Rue was thrown from the vehicle and succumed to his injuries at the Bingham Hospital in Matheson.

Postscript

Philip was engaged to be married to a nurse who worked at the hospital, at the time of his death.