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    • Maritimes,
    • Nova Scotia,
    • True crime,
    • Friendship,
    • Family stories,
    • Detectives

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Three Cell Flashlight
A Life of Service in the RCMP
by AR Jay

A story of a young man leaving his home town in Prince Edward Island to train as a cadet in the RCMP Academy in Regina Saskatchewan. Hank becomes an RCMP officer and is stationed in various towns across the east coast of Canada, where he encounters an assortment of characters and criminals. Throughout this book Hank Hank shares the trials and tribulations of becoming an RCMP officer and in many towns being the only law enforcement. A life of serve, this memoir takes the reader on a journey through decades of people, places, friends and life of an officer in the Royal, Canadian Mounted Police! This books spans three decades from the early 1950s to the late 1980s. The rural east coast was a time of moonshine, boating mishaps, delivering babies in snow storms and detective work. The array of people Hank meets as a law man captivates the reader's attention while the short story format allows us a glimpse into Hank's career and family life. If you've never been to the east coast of Canada this book could be the motivation to take you there. As we journey through Hank's adventures and find out just what it was like to have a life of serves in red!

An accredited and valued member of the RCMP Al Jay now enjoys his retirement with his loving wife Marg of more than 60 years. Al spends his time writing, and keeping active with his sons and grandchildren. This is Al's second book in less than a decade. His first book "Life with Barny" is full of stories centered around his childhood growing up in the 40s and 50s. Throughout his retirement Al stays active in the church choir and training horses. Al resides in Ontario Canada and in the summer months spends his time in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.


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