Constable

Patrick C. Armstrong

OPP ~ Powassan Detachment

September 11th, 1963

Age: 39 / 7 years service

 

Patrick C. Armstrong was Married with 4 Children.

 


Circumstances

PC Armstrong was on routine patrol traveling southbound on Highway 11 near Callander with Constable George Pigott. At the bottom of a hill the cruiser struck an 1,800 pound bull moose, crushing the drivers area of the cruiser. Patrick was killed instantly, and Constable Pigott survived his injuries.