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Maurice Barrett RICHARDS


Maurice Barrett RICHARDS

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. # 8457

Rank:  Senior Sergeant – retired

Stations?, Lockhart ,Wagga Wagga – OIC of Traffic & HWP

Service:  From  to  ?


Born:  29 June 1930

Died on:  Saturday  20 June 2015

Cause:  short battle with Cancer

Age:  84

Funeral date24 June 2015

Funeral location:  held graveside

Buried at:  Lockhart Lawn Cemetery

Row D  Plot 65


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


 Funeral location


RICHARDS, Maurice Barrett
Passed away peacefully at Lockhart Hospital on Saturday 20th June 2015.
Loved husband to Barbara. Loving father and father-in-law of Robert & Noreen Richards, Maree & John (dec’d) Wilson.

Cherished poppy of Ada and Georgie.

Will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Aged 84 years.

A private burial was held at the Lockhart Lawn Cemetery as per Maurice’s wishes.

Published in The Wagga Daily Advertiser on June 25, 2015
Friday, 26 June 2015
You will be missed so much uncle Maurice sending lots and love and hugs to Aunty Barbra Rob and Marie xoxoxoxox

Maurice graduated from the old Redfern Police Barracks ( year unknown ) and was the son of Detective ‘ Tiger ‘ Richards – an investigating officer in the Sydney Razor Gang case.

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