Missing Person

MOOSE, William George
Date Last Seen: 1993-09-15
Burntwood River, MB (35 km south east of Nelson House)
Age at Disappearance: 32
Year of Birth: 1961
Race: Aboriginal
Gender: Male
Height: 5'8" (172.72cm)
Weight: 164lbs (74.39kgs)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Brown
Distinguishing Features: Tattoo(s): Right arm - Text "William Moose"
Clothing Worn at time of disappearance: Black cotton t-shirt, blue denim jeans
File #: 1993-9036
Agency: RCMP
Additional Information:
On September 15th, 1993 three men including MOOSE were en route to Wuskwatim Lake via the Burntwood River intending to engage in commercial fishing. The men departed Nelson House, according to the only survivor they hit a rock and the motor quit. The boat was not equipped with a starter and the men were unable to restart the boat prior to going through the rapids. Despite an intensive land, water and air search the bodies of the two men were never recovered.

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

Winnipeg RCMP at (204) 983-5461
email: ddiv_contact@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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