John Benjamin HUTCHINS
Late of ?
NSW Redfern Police Academy Class # 130
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 15???
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on ? ? ?
Probationary Constable – appointed 14 February 1972
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank = Senior Constable
Stations: ?, Regents St Police Stn, Balmain, Five Dock, Police Communications Branch – VKG1
Service: From ? ? pre 1972? to 17 November 1983 = 11 years Service
Awards: No Find on Australian Honours
Born: ? ? 1951, Drummoyne, NSW
Died on: 17 November 1983
Cause: MVA – Rider –
Event location: Victoria Rd, Ryde, NSW
Event date: 17 November 1983
Funeral date: ? ? ?
Funeral location: Northern Suburbs Crematorium, 199 Dehli Rd, North Ryde, NSW
Funeral Parlour: ?
Buried at: Cremated at Northern Suburbs Crematorium, 199 Dehli Rd, North Ryde, NSW, and Ashes collected by family.
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( July 2020 )
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May they forever Rest In Peace
About 12.25pm on 17 November, 1983 Senior Constable Hutchins was riding his motor cycle to work along Victoria Road, Ryde.
He failed to notice a vehicle that was stationary in front of him and collided with the rear of the vehicle.
Senior Constable Hutchins was conveyed to the Ryde Hospital where he was found to be dead on arrival.
The constable was born in 1951 and joined the New South Wales Police Force on 14 February, 1972. At the time of his death he was attached to the Police Communications Branch.
Source: Beyond Courage