Robert ‘ Bob ‘ E. HANISCH
Australian Federal Police
Australian Police Peacekeeping in Cyprus – 12 months – 1964 – 1965
( UNFICYP )
The United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), was established in 1964 and was tasked to prevent a recurrence of fighting as well as contribute to the maintenance and restoration of law and order.
The first contingent of Australian Police arrived in Nicosia on 24 May 1964.