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Noel Vincent McKNIGHT


Noel Vincent McKNIGHT

AKA  ?

Late of Berallah Place, Cowra, NSW formerly of Dee Why, Young & Boorowa, NSW

NSW Redfern Police Academy Class #  123

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. #  14164

Rank:  Probationary Constable – appointed 22 June 1970

Constable 1st Class – appointed 22 June 1975

Final Rank = Senior Constable

Stations?, Young ( 1975 – 1978 ), Cowra ( Lock-Up-Keeper – 1970’s – 1980’s ),

ServiceFrom ? ? pre June 1970  to 28 March 1985 =  15+ years Service

Awards: National Medal – granted 3 September 1985 ( SenCon )

Born: Monday  25 December 1944

Died on: Wednesday  5 June 2019

Age: 74 yrs  5 mths  11 days

Cause: ?

Event location: ?

Event date: ?

Funeral date: Friday  14 June 2019 @ 10am

Funeral location: Raphael’s Catholic Church, cnr Lachlan & Kendal St’s, Cowra

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Royal Flying Doctor Service

Wake location: ?

Funeral Parlour: Keith Philpott Funerals, Cowra  6342 2322

Buried at: Cowra Cemetery,

Memorial located at: ?


NOEL is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance  *NEED MORE INFO



May they forever Rest In Peace



Noel Vincent McKNIGHT
Passed away 5th June 2019,
aged 74 years.
Late of Berallah Place, Cowra.
Much loved husband of Maree and
adored father of Glenn, Mark, Kate and Christine.
Devoted grandfather of his 10 grandchildren.
Noel’s family & friends are respectfully invited to attend his funeral to be held at St Raphael’s Catholic Church Cowra, commencing at 10.00am on Friday 14th June 2019.
Thence for interment in the Cowra Cemetery.
Keith Philpott Funeral Directors
19 Vaux Street, Cowra.
Ph 6342 2322

Published in Cowra Guardian on June 11, 2019


June 18, 2019
At this time God offers you his compassion, grace and loyal love. May you find comfort in these words knowing that there is someone who genuinely cares about you. Psalms 119:76
Sincerely, B.B.
June 15, 2019
A man I respected and admired greatly. May he rest in peace and always be remembered.
June 14, 2019

May Noel McNIGHT forever Rest In Peace:

Noel Vincent McKNIGHT


Goulburn Evening Post (NSW : 1940 – 1954), Friday 20 April 1945, page 3


The death is announced of Mrs. Mary McKnight, wife of Mr. James McKnight, of Dee Why.

She was the second eldest daughter of the late Mr. A. H. Wark and of Mrs. Wark, of Young, formerly of Bungendore.

Mrs. McKnight was 33 years of age.

She had been in ill-health for some months.

Besides her husband, she is survived by three children, Denis, Patricia and Noel: her mother, Mrs. M. Wark (Young) : two brothers, Tom and Alex, of Young, and two sisters, Daphne (Temora) and Ada (West Wyalong).

Mr. Walter Flynn, of “Ingledow,” Bungendore, is an uncle.

The funeral was largely attended. Rev. Father Lynch, of Temora, officiating at the church and graveside.


Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners’ Advocate (NSW : 1876 – 1954), Monday 8 December 1952, page 1

Child Shot With Spear Gun

SYDNEY, Sunday. –

A seven-year-old boy was wounded by a spear gun at Dee Why to-day.

He is Noel McKnight, of Redman-road, Dee Why.

McKnight was playing near the rock pools when a man handed the spear gun to a friend in the water. The gun went off and the spear, about three feet long, pierced McKnight‘s buttocks.

Dee Why Surf Club ambulance men removed the spear and Manly Ambulance took McKnight to Manly Hospital, where he was treated and allowed to leave.






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