Missing Person

Date Last Seen: 1980-06-27
Churchill River, MB
Age at Disappearance: 40
Year of Birth: 1939
Race: Caucasian
Gender: Male
Height: 6'1" (185.42cm)
Weight: 199lbs (90.26kgs)
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Features: Scar(s): 1" long scar 3/8" wide on the back of one hand. Also was of medium build and had visible gold dental crowns
Clothing Worn at time of disappearance: Unknown
File #: 1980-0538
Agency: RCMP
Additional Information:
William ANDERSON and co-worker were designated to conduct a wildlife survey in northern Manitoba. The men had flown into North Indian Lake on June 26th and departed by canoe from there. On the second day when the men attempted to shoot some rapids their canoe hit a rock which overturned, throwing both men into the river. ANDERSON was not seen again. Air and land searches failed to locate ANDERSON and he is presumed dead as a result of drowning. No foul play is suspected in this matter.

If you have any information regarding the disappearance of this person please contact:

the National Centre for Missing Persons and Unidentified Remains (NCMPUR) or,

Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)