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Lawrance Birrell McNAB


Lawrance Birrell McNAB

aka  Larry

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. # 8516

Commonwealth Police Force

Regd. #  ?



Service: NSW Police: From  to  ? pre 1968

Service: Commonwealth Police: From  ?pre 1968  to  ?



Died on:  Saturday  1 August 2015


Age:  86

Funeral date?

Funeral location?

Buried atCremated


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


 Funeral location:


McNAB Lawrance Birrell (Larry)
Died 1st August 2015
Beloved Husband of Margaret (deceased). Loved Father of Duncan, Jane, Libby and James. Cherished Pop to Lucy, Trudi, Jess, Laura and Justin and Cherished Great Pop to Taylor.
Privately Cremated
Published in Gold Coast Bulletin on 05/08/2015

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Larry was an old traffic man in his day.
He retired to the Gold Coast Hinterland and formed the Gold Coast Branch of the Retired Police Association about 10 years ago when over 150 members turned up.


Larry left the NSW Police ( unknown date ) and joined the Commonwealth Police Force ( from an unknown date )

In 1968 he was doing a ‘course’ at the Australian Police College on North Head, Manly, NSW, whilst a member of the Commonwealth Police.


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