Joseph Frederick Marist BINGHAM
( late of Rosemeadow )
New South Wales Police Force
Joined NSW Police Force via NSW Police Cadet system on 26 April 1949
Cadet # 812
[alert_yellow]Regd. # 7417[/alert_yellow]
Uniform #: 3533
Rank: NSW Police Cadet – started 26 April 1949
Probationary Constable – appointed 16 October 1952
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed 21 February 1977
Inspector – retirement
Stations: ?, North Sydney, Wollongong, Newtown, The Rocks, Liverpool ( 22 Division – ‘ I ‘ District ), Bankstown, Revesby, George St North – 4 Division ( 1981 ), Petersham ( 1980’s ), Campsie ( 13 Division Traffic Sgt 1969 ) – retired
Service: From 26 April 1949 to 16 May 1988 = 39 years Service
Awards: no find on It’s An Honour – but was Awarded: Police Long Service and Good Conduct Medal
Born: 16 October 1933
Died on: Friday 11 March 2016
Cause: Heart failure
Funeral date: Thursday 17 March 2016 @ 11.30am
Funeral location: South Chapel, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Camden Valley Way, Leppington
Buried at: Cremated
Memorial at: located at Leppington Rose Garden – where the Children’s grave’s are. Both Joe and his wife – Colleen Mary BINGHAM nee Daley, have a plaque each ; on one head stone. They both passed away 14 days apart, Colleen on the 25 February 2016 & Joe on the 11 March 2016 after being married for 58 wonderful years.
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May you forever Rest In Peace.
Colleen Mary Bingham nee Daley was born 20-02-1937 to 25-02-201.
Joe & Colleen met in Wollongong whilst Joe was a Constable, stationed there.
Ted Collins: Big man. Loved a schooner or two. Traffic Sgt at Campsie for many years rest in peace . Great memories.
Barry Jones: Joe helped me with my first departmental over some shitty complaint. That night at Bankstown he showed me the power of the written report. His response was a pure work of art. The only thing missing was the words ……”Once Upon A Time” at the beginning. I still have that Roget’s Thesaurus he convinced me to buy in 1977 sitting on my desk. The other thing I remember about Joe was his stand up blues with Tom Gerdes, now they were different. Going to miss you big fella.