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Keith George BEACROFT


 Keith George BEACROFT

( late of Dubbo )

New South Wales Police Force

Joined NSW Police Force via NSW Police Cadet system on 16 December 1955

Cadet # 1250

[alert_yellow]Regd. # 9362[/alert_yellow]

Rank:  NSW Police Cadet – commenced 16 December 1955

Probationary Constable – appointed 29 June 1959

Constable 1st Class – appointed 29 June 1965

Senior Constable – appointed 29 June 1969

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 1 September 1974

Chief Inspector 3rd Class – appointed 1 June 1988

Chief Inspector – appointed 25 January 1989

Final Rank:  Chief Inspector – retired

Stations?, ‘R’ Region – Newcastle?, Helensburgh ( Sgt – OIC ), Dubbo ( Insp – Patrol Commander )

ServiceFrom  16 December 1955  to  5 July 1996 = 40+ years Service

Awards:  National Medal – granted 15 September 1980

1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 15 May 1986

2nd Clasp to National medal – granted 16 June 1993

Born:  29 June 1940

Died on:  Wednesday  8 April 2015


Age:  74

Funeral date:  Thursday  16 April 2015 @ 11am

Funeral location:  St Brigid’s Catholic Church, 198 Brisbane Street, DUBBO

Funeral ParlourW. Larcombe & Son6882 3199

Buried at:  Dubbo Lawn Cemetery, Cobbora Rd, Dubbo


Keith George Beacroft
Keith George Beacroft

Keith George BEACROFT - grave.  BEACROFT Keith George 29.6.1940 - 8.4.2015 Beloved husband of Lorraine Loving father of Ray, Kathy, Meg, Garry Adored Pa of Krystie, Nick, Emily, Lachlan, Mitchell, Josh, Ben, Tahlia, Jai In God's loving care & forever in our hearts

[alert_blue]KEITH is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance[/alert_blue] * NOT JOB RELATED


 Funeral location


Retired Police Chief Inspector
Late of Dubbo
Passed away 8th April 2015
Aged 74 Years
Beloved husband of Lorraine.
Loving father of Ray, Kathy, Meg and Garry.
Loved father-in-law and adored Pa to his grandchildren.
Relatives & friends are warmly invited to attend Keith’s funeral service to be held at St Brigid’s Catholic Church Brisbane Street, Dubbo, on Thursday 16th April, 2015, commencing at 11.00am followed by interment in the New Dubbo Lawn Cemetery, Dunedoo Road, Dubbo.
In lieu of floral tributes donations to the Leukaemia Foundation would be appreciated and may be left with the funeral directors at the service.
Funeral arrangements are in the caring hands of W. Larcombe & Son Dubbo’s Premier Funeral Home, Proudly servicing the community for 120 years. FDA Approved. (02) 6882 3199
Guest book:
Tuesday, 14 April 2015
Our thoughts and wishes are with you Lorraine and your family.  It was a pleasure to know and work with Keith. Kind regards.
Don and Ronnie Barton
Tuesday, 14 April 2015
Our thoughts and love are with you and your family at this sad time Lorraine.

Published in The Dubbo Daily Liberal on Apr. 14, 2015


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