RCMP National Memorial Cemetery at Beechwood

The RCMP National Memorial Cemetery at Beechwood Cemetery, Ottawa is a means of recognization for the significant contribution and sacrifice made by members of the North West Mounted Police (NWMP), the Royal North West Mounted Police (RNWMP) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP).

The RCMP Honour Roll attests to the number of members of the Force who, beginning in 1873, have given their lives for Canada.

On Wednesday, January 11th, 2006 RCMP Commissioner Giuliano Zaccardelli, Mrs. Grete Hale, President of the Beechwood Foundation and Mr. Al Rivard, President of the Ottawa Division of the RCMP Veterans’ Association, formally signed a Tri-Partie Agreement for the governance and stewardship of the RCMP National Memorial Cemetery at Beechwood.