Richard Moody
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"Richard Clement Moody" was a Lieutenant-Governor, and later Governor, of the Falkland Islands, and the first Lieutenant-Governor of the Colony of British Columbia. While serving under this post, he selected the site of the new capital, New Westminster. Moody was also a Colonel in the Royal Engineers, and was the commander of the Royal Engineers, Columbia detatchment/Columbia Detachment, the force that was brought to BC to establish British order during the Fraser Canyon Gold Rush.

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