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William Colbourne MAYNE


Inspector General Captain William Colbourne Mayne
January 1852 to September 1856

William MAYNE - NSWPF - Commissioner - 1856William Colbourne Mayne was born in Ireland.  He served in the army until he became Inspector General in January 1852.

Mayne retired due to ill health, but contributed a lot for policing in NSW during his term.