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Memorial Honours British Columbia's Search and Rescue Volunteers

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - March 2, 2017) - A memorial to the British Columbia search and rescue volunteers who lost their lives in the line of duty has been unveiled on the grounds of the Legislative Buildings in Victoria. Seventeen volunteers have died during the past 50 years while taking part in search and rescue activities. There are more than 4,400 search and rescue (SAR) volunteers active in the province today.

The memorial is a joint project by the three or

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