Gary John COLLETT
Late of Wee Waa, NSW
“Possibly” related to V.F. COLLETT ( aka: Mopp ) NSWPF # 16977 from the same Academy Class &
a P.M. COLLETT NSWPF # 21939
NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 147
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 16979
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on ? ? ?
Probationary Constable- appointed 5 May 1975 ( Aged 24 years, 4 months, 6 days )
Constable – appointed 5 May 1976
Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( YES )
Senior Constable – appointed 5 May 1984
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank = Detective Sergeant
Retirement / Leaving age: = ?
Stations: ?, Balmain?, Goodooga, Walgett as an*‘A’ Lister ( Detective )( early 1980s ), Mid North Coast – Forster ( Detective )( mid 1980s ), ( Detective mostly in Stock Investigation ), Dubbo ( early 1990s )( Detective )
Service: From ? ?pre May 1975? to ? ? ? = ? years Service
Awards: National Medal – granted 17 March 1992 ( Det Sgt )
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 4 September 2001 ( Det Sgt )
Born: Friday 29 December 1950
Died on: Wednesday 13 January 2021
Age: 70 years & 15 days
Event location: Dubbo Base Hospital, Dubbo, NSW
Event date: Wednesday 13 January 2021 during the p.m.
Funeral date: Friday 22 January 2021 @ 10am
Funeral location: Graveside – Wee Waa Cemetery, Wee Waa / Pilliga Rd, Wee Waa, NSW
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: ?
Buried at: ?
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( January 2021 )
GUS is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
FURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDED ABOUT THIS PERSON, THEIR LIFE, THEIR CAREER AND THEIR DEATH.
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May they forever Rest In Peace
Gus is survived by his wife, Pauline, and two daughters.
Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this man at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.