Tuesday, Aug 22nd, 2017

With RCMP honour guard in the background, members of Inspector Tony Perry’s family gather around a bench dedicated in his memory, following an unveiling ceremony, Aug. 9, at the Antigonish RCMP Detachment. Pictured are Perry’s wife Heather (left), daughter Melanie and her family; husband Jason and sons Luke and Ben, and daughter Melissa (right) and her family; husband Tom, daughter Violet and son Douglas. Richard MacKenzie

Beautiful blue skies and warm temperatures helped provide the ideal setting as a special dedication service took place on the lawn of the Antigonish RCMP Detachment Aug. 9. Inspector Tony Perry, a long-time RCMP member and leader at the detachment who passed away in October of last year, was remembered and honoured as a memorial bench in his name was unveiled. The inscription on the front of granite bench reads; [...]

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