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Kevin William SMITH

Kevin William SMITH

AKA Smithy  

Late of 

Father of Samuel SMITH, NSWPF # 50666

Father of William SMITH, NSWPF # 53562

 

NSW Police Training Centre Redfern –  Class #  180B

 

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. #  20135

 

Service:  From 11 January 1982  to   7 December 2020  = 38 years, 10 months, 26 days Service

 

Rank:  Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on Monday 11 January 1982 ( aged 18 years, 9 months, 19 days )

Probationary Constable- appointed 2 April 1982 ( aged 19 years, 10 days )

Constable – appointed 2 April 1983

Constable 1st Class – appointed 2 April 1987  

Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )

Senior Constable – appointed 2 April 1991  

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 17 February 2004

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

 

Final Rank =  Sergeant 2nd Class

 

Kevin William SMITH 03 Service History pdf

 

StationsKatoomba GDs ( ProCst )( April 1982 – ? ) ( 36 Division ), Katoomba GDs, Walgett GDs, Walgett HWP?,

Bulahdelah HWP ( 3 Nov 1985 – 4 Sept 1995 ),

Forster HWP ( 5 Sept 1995 – 25 Sept 1996,

Nyngan ( Warren ) GDs ( 26 Sept 1996 – 16 March 2002 ),

Hunter Valley ( GDs )( Sgt )( 17 March 2002 – 7 December 2002 ), Hunter Valley HWP ( 8 December 2002 – 12 July 2014 ),

Mid North Coast Command – Kempsey HWP ( 13 July 2014 – Death )

 

Retirement / Leaving age: = 57 years, 8 months, 14 days

Time in Retirement from Police: Zero

 

Awards:  National Medal – granted 28 August 1997 ( SenCon )

NSW Police Medal with 2nd Clasp – granted 10 December 2003

Warrant of Appointment – Sergeant – granted 29 April 2005

1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 22 September 2006

NSW Premier Emergency Award – granted 15 June 2007

3rd Clasp to the NSW Police Medal – granted 11 February 2009

Commissioner’s Sesquicentenary Citation – granted 1 March 2012

4th Clasp to the NSW Police Medal – granted 8 June 2016

5th Clasp to the NSW Police Medal – granted 19 September 2019

2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 19 September 2019

National Police Service Medal – granted 19 September 2019

Kevin William SMITH – Commendation for Courage & Tenacity pdf

 

 Born:  Saturday  23 March 1963, Tenterfield, NSW

Died on:  Monday  7 December 2020

Age:  57 years, 8 months, 14 days 

 

Cause:  Cancer – Metastatic Colorectal

Event location:   ?

Event date ?

 

Funeral date:  Tuesday  15 December 2020

Funeral location:  the Chapel of Walkers Crematorium & Memorial Gardens, 8 Everinghams Lane, Frederickton, NSW  

( click here to see Cornona19 Virus Pandemic rules – this will be a limited numbers Funeral )

any Future Wake location??? TBA 

any Future Wake date??? TBA

( 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 )

Funeral Parlour: as above 

Buried at: Cremated

A plaque will be placed at the Crematorium Gardens and also at Seal Rocks, NSW, in due course.

Kevin William SMITH, Kevin SMITH

Kevin William SMITH, Kevin SMITH

Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at:  A plaque will be placed at the Crematorium Gardens and also at Seal Rocks, NSW, in due course.  

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( May 2021 )

 

 

 KEVIN is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance  *NEED MORE INFO

 KEVIN MIGHT BE ENTITLED TO BE mentioned on the Sydney Police Centre Memorial Wall, Surry Hills

Family currently awaiting results of request for the Police Centre Memorial Wall, Surry Hills ( June 2021 )


 

FURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDED ABOUT THIS PERSON, THEIR LIFE, THEIR CAREER AND THEIR DEATH.

PLEASE SEND PHOTOS AND INFORMATION TO Cal


 

May they forever Rest In Peace

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Kev always kept this poem in his Police wallet:

Kev always kept this Ode in his Police wallet.
Kev always kept this Ode in his Police wallet.

 

 

Class 180B – Redfern Police Academy
Back Row: M.J. PETERSON, B. SANTONE, R.J. VAN DER WEIDE, D.W. RICHES, F. TRENCH, D.C. MILLER, S.D. MARSHALL, P.J. WOOD
Middle Row: M.J. NASH, S.M. ( SUE ) MANGAN, S.J. WILSON, S.J. PENTON, A.H. RHODES, S.M. ROBB, G. WHITTEN
Front Row: M.R. MOSS, B.W. WRIGHT, C.J. WILSON, M.C. PAVEY, L.A. WATSON, K.W. SMITH, W.G.( WAYNE ) McRAE

 

Class 180A – Redfern Police Academy
Back Row: S. KILFOYLE, L.R. DALRYMPLE, S.E. GOODE, J.F. DORAN, P.B. DUNN, P.J. ENGLISH, P.R. LALOR
Middle Row: M.A. LEWIS, B.P. FOSTER, G.J. LOCKE, M.L. HOOK, S. JACKSON, K.L. GAVAN, D.R. GLEW, A.F. GOSS
Front Row: S.J. ( STEVE ) HANNA, M.J. KENNY, F.E. LEITCH, J.A. BRADLEY, K.G. KERNEY, S. DUNCAN, J.M. McCUE, G.R. KADY

 


 

A poem to Kev, from Jody:

Kevin William SMITH – Poem for Kevin doc

 

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, MacLeay Valley Way, Clybucca, NSW<br /> GPS: 30.9475S,152.9494E
MacLeay Valley Way, Clybucca, NSW
GPS: 30.9475S,152.9494E

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy
Kev hard at work.

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, Father &amp; Son: Probationary Constable Samuel SMITH # 50666 &amp; Kevin SMITH # 20135<br /> 11 December 2014<br /> Possibly Class 323
Son & Father: Probationary Constable Samuel SMITH # 50666 & Kevin SMITH # 20135
11 December 2014
Possibly Class 323

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, 11/12/2014 - Darwin
11/12/2014 – Darwin

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, Kevin's Dew fish - 1989
Kevin’s Dew fish – 1989

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, Darwin 2011
Darwin 2011

 

Kevin William SMITH, Kev SMITH, Smithy, the Family - 24 December 2019
the Family – 24 December 2019

 

 

 

 

 


 

Cal
 16 May 2021