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 Kevin John COULSON

Late of  ?

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. #  ?????

Rank:  Constable 1st Class

Stations?, Newcastle S.T.P. – Retired H.O.D.

ServiceFrom  10 August 1953  to  26 July 1964 =  10+ years Service

Awards:   No find on It’s An Honour

Born:   ? ? 1931

Died on:   2 February 1980 ( 20 years after MVA )

Age:  49 – 50

Cause:   Motor Vehicle Accident – Police Bike – Rider

Event location:   Newcastle

Event date:   Saturday  30 January 1960

Funeral date:   ? ? ?

Funeral location:   ?

Funeral Parlour?

Buried at:   Newcastle Memorial Park, Beresfield

 Memorial located at:   ?

KEVIN IS mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance

 

 Funeral location TBA

FURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDED ABOUT THIS PERSON, THEIR LIFE, THEIR CAREER AND THEIR DEATH.

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May they forever Rest In Peace

On 30 January, 1960 Constable Coulson was riding a police solo motor cycle to Newcastle Police Station to commence his rostered shift.

En route the cycle was involved in a collision with another vehicle and the constable sustained serious injuries.

As a result he was discharged from the police force medically unfit.

During the next twenty years former Constable Coulson‘s health continued to deteriorate until he passed away on 2 February, 1980.

His death was a direct result of the injuries received in the collision in 1960.

 

The constable was born in 1931 and joined the New South Wales Police Force on 10 August, 1953.

At the time of the accident he was a solo cyclist attached to the Special Traffic Patrol.