Allan William WOOLCOCK
AKA Woolly, Biggles
Late of Harbord, NSW
NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 095
NSW Police Cadet # 1592
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 10702
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy as a Police Cadet on Monday 26 April 1960 ( aged 15 years, 11 months, 5 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed 21 May 1963 ( aged 19 years, 0 months, 0 days )
Constable – appointed 21 May 1964
Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed 3 December 1972
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 16 January 1980
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed 25 April 1986
Final Rank: = Sergeant 2nd Class
Stations: ?, Moulamein ( 1970s ), CYPRUS, Dee Why ( Light Duties )( 1970s ), ?, Frenchs Forest, ?, Manly, ?
Service: From 26 April 1960 to ? ? ? = ? years Service
Service name: Allan WOOLCOCK
Unit Name: 10th Contingent to Cyprus ( 1973 – 1974 )
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Medals: None for display
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Awards: National Medal – granted 20 January 1981 ( Sgt 3/c )
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 8 June 1988 ( Sgt )
Police Overseas Service Medal – Clasp CYPRUS – granted 8 July 1992 ( SenCon )
Born: Sunday 21 May 1944
Died on: Saturday 19 February 2022
Age: 77 years, 8 months, 29 days
Event location: Royal North Shore Hospital, NSW
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Funeral date: Friday 25 February 2022 @ 10.30am
Funeral location: St Peters Uniting Church, Freshwater, NSW
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( Due to current Govt. restrictions on ‘Gatherings’ due to Corona19 Virus Pandemic, some families may wish to have a Memorial Service / Wake with friends and family at a later date )
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Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( February 2022 )
WOOLLY is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
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May they forever Rest In Peace
On behalf of the UNOPAA National Executive, our National Committee, our NSW Branch and all members of UNOPAA, I would like to acknowledge Allan’s service, particularly to overseas peacekeeping, and to express our deepest sympathy to his wife Glynis, and to his family, his contingent colleagues and his friends.
National Secretary / Treasurer
United Nations and Overseas Policing Association of Australia ( UNOPAA )
Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this person at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.