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Arthur Leonard SMAILLS O.A.M., Q.P.M.


Arthur Leonard SMAILLS   O.A.M., Q.P.M.

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. # 5016

Rank:  ?

Stations:  Possibly Darlinghurst ( Constable 1954 era ), possibly Glebe ( Det Sgt. 1964 era )?

Service:  From  to  ?

Awards:  Queen’s Police Medal ( QPM ) – granted 31 December 1979 to Senior Inspector

National Medal – granted 16 December 1983

Medal of the Order of Australia ( OAM ) – granted 26 January 2005 – ‘ For service to the community as an administrator of, and volunteer with, the Meals on Wheels organisation in New South Wales ‘

Born:  1920 – 1921?

Died on:  13 February 2015


Age:  94

Funeral date:  Wednesday  18 February 2015 @ 1pm

Funeral location:  West Chapel, Eastern Suburbs Crematorium, Military Rd, Matraville

Buried at:  Cremation


[alert_blue]   ARTHUR is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance[/alert_blue] * NOT JOB RELATED


With regret I advise the death of Arthur Leonard SMAILLS OAM QPM, 94 old, former Regd. No. 5016, an Unattached Veteran Member of the RPA of Sans Souci.

Arthur passed away on 13/02/2015 and his funeral is proposed to be held at 1pm on Wednesday 18th Instant at the West Chapel, Eastern Suburbs Crematorium, Military Road, MATRAVILLE.

Funeral location

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Q:  Does anyone know if Arthur has burn / scald marks on his chest and upper arm?



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