John Thomas TURNER SC
( late of Alstonville, NSW )
New South Wales Police Force
[alert_yellow]Regd. # 8931[/alert_yellow]
Rank: Probationary Constable – appointed 3 March 1958
Sergeant 3/C – appointed 26 March 1974
Superintendent – retirement
Stations: ?, North West Region – retirement
Service: From ? ? pre March 1958 to 30 September 1993 = 35 years Service
Awards: National Medal – granted 22 August 1980
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 3 September 1985
Star of Courage ( SC ) – granted 27 October 1992 – NSW POLICE SERVICE. SC/FOR ACTS OF CONSPICUOUS COURAGE IN CIRCUMSTANCES OF GREAT PERIL. (MAR 93)
2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 7 May 1994
Born: 25 January 1937
Died on: Monday 9 May 2016
Funeral date: Monday 16 May 2016 @ 110am
Funeral location: Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church, Main Street, ALSTONVILLE
Buried at: followed by a Committal service at 11.15am at the Alstonville Cemetery, Bruxner Highway.
Memorial at: ?
[alert_yellow]JOHN is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance[/alert_yellow] *NEED MORE INFO
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May you forever Rest in Peace.
At this stage, I am unable to find the circumstances surrounding the awarding of the Star of Courage.