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Keith Allan Joseph RILEY

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Keith Allan Joseph RILEY 

 

AKA  ?  

* Nickname:  ?

Late of Nara ( Gosford ), NSW  

 

Relations in ‘the job’:

“possible” relation in ‘the job‘:    ?

 

NSW Police College – Penrith –  Class #  ” possibly ” 026 

 

New South Wales Police Force

 

Regd. #  6096

 

Rank: Commenced Training at Penrith Police College on Monday 12 April 1948 ( aged 24 years, 5 months, 1 day )

Probationary Constable- appointed ? ? ? 

Constable – appointed ? ? ? 

Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )

Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? 

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 31 July 1965

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 1 May 1974

Inspector – appointed 1 December 1980

 

Final Rank: = Inspector 

 

Stations?, Nundle ( SenCon )( July 1960, Jan 1964 ), Eden ( SenCon )( ? – June 1965 ,29 Aug 1965 ), Peak Hill ( SenCon )( 30 Aug 1965 – ? ), Western District ( 1965 – 68 ), Nundle ( SenCon )( ? – Nov 1965 ), North East District ( 1969 ), ?, Gundagai ( Sgt 2/c )( Mar 1974 ), Kurri Kurri ( Sgt ), Gosford ( Inspector ) – Death

  

Time employed ( Paid ) with NSW Police:  From: 12 April 1948   to  4 June 1982 = 34 years, 1 month 23 days

Service ( From Training Date ) period: From  12 April 1948    to    4 June 1982  = 34 years, 1 month 23 days

 

 

Retirement / Leaving age: = 58 years, 6 months, 24 days

Time in Retirement from Police: 0

 

Awards:  No Find on the Australian Honours system

 

 

 Born:  Sunday 11 November 1923

Died on:  Friday 4 June 1982

Age:  58 years, 6 months, 24 days

Organ Donor:  Y / N / ?

 

Cause:  Heart attack – On Duty

Event location:  Gosford Police Station, NSW

Event / Diagnosis date ?

 

Funeral date? ? ?

Funeral location?

LIVE STREAM    ?

Keith Allan Joseph RILEY, Keith RILEY

 

Wake location???

Wake date???

 

 

Funeral Parlour: ?

 

Buried at: Palmdale Memorial Park, Palmdale Rd, Ourimbah, NSW

Grave LocationSection:          Row?         Plot?

Grave GPS?,       ?

 

Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( January 2024 )

 

 

KEITH is NOT mentioned on the National Police Wall of Remembrance  * BUT SHOULD BE ( Checked 2023 )

KEITH is NOT mentioned on the NSW Police Wall of Remembrance  *BUT SHOULD BE

KEITH IS NOT mentioned on the Sydney Police Centre Memorial Wall, Surry Hills * BUT SHOULD BE ( Checked 2023 )


 

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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Inspector Riley died on 4 June, 1982 as a result of a heart attack sustained whilst on duty at the Gosford Police Station.
The inspector was born in 1923 and joined the New South Wales Police Force in 1948.
At the time of his death he was stationed at Gosford.
He is not listed in the official New South Wales Police Honour Roll.
Source:  Beyond Courage

 

Ike ELLIS:  2023 wrote:  Keith was my Sergeant at Kurri Kurri and we used to trick unsuspecting people to shake hands with him.  Without a doubt he had the strongest handshake I experienced.
He and his wife, Terry a lovely but sad couple, having lost their only daughter ( Frances ) when she fell down a cliff near their home.
RIP Sir

 


Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 20 August 1982 (No.110), page 3880

IN the Supreme Court of New South Wales.— Notice of intended distribution of estate.— Any person having any claim upon, the estate of KEITH ALLAN RILEY, late of Narara, police inspector, who died on 4th June, 1982, must send particulars to the Public Trustee at the address appearing below within two (2) calendar months from the date of publication hereof.

After that time the Public Trustee may distribute the assets of the estate, having regard only to the claims of which at the time of distribution he has notice. Election to administer the estate with the will dated 20th January, 1970, annexed, was filed by the Public Trustee on 11th August, 1982.

E. C. OSBORNE, Branch Manager, Public Trust Office, 1 Watt Street, Gosford. (4974)

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/231357540


 

Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 – 1995),

Monday 16 August 1965, page 3

Eden death inquiry

Bega detectives arc investigating the death of a man following an incident in an Eden hotel on Saturday night.

James William Mead, 46, of West Street, Eden, died from head injuries at the Pambula District Hospital yesterday morning.

Police said Mead, married with three children, was involved in an incident at an Eden hotel shortly before he was admitted to hospital.

Detectives J. E. Avery ( # 7975 ) and A. J. Elworthy ( # 8015 ), of Bega Police, assisted by Senior Constable K. A. Riley, of Eden, are investigating.

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/131833395


 

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Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this person at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.

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Cal
22 September 2013

Updated 21 Jan 2024 with new format and grave photo + extra info.

 


 

 

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