Peter John LOWREY

Late of  ?

AKA  P.J.

NSW Police Cadet # 1463

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. #  9628

Rank: NSW Police Cadet – commenced 22 September 1958

Probationary Constable – appointed 12 May 1960

Constable 1st Class – appointed 12 May 1966

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 19 February 1976

Senior Sergeant – appointed 13 June 1985

Final Rank = ?

Stations?, North Central District, Wagga Wagga

ServiceFrom  22 September 1958  to  ? ? ? ? years Service

Awards:   National Medal – granted 15 September 1980

1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 22 September 1987

2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 2 February 1995

National Police Service – with Clasp – granted ? ? ? ( not on the Awards system )

1996 Wagga Citizen of the Year

Born:   12 May 1941

Died on:   Thursday  18 September 2008

Age:  67

Cause:   ?

Event location:   ?

Event date:   ?

Funeral date:   Tuesday  23 September 2008

Funeral location:   St John’s Anglican Church

Funeral Parlour:  ?

Buried at:   Wagga Wagga Lawn Cemetery, 2 Brunskill Rd, Lake Albert

 Memorial located at:   ?

 

Peter John LOWREY

 

INSCRIPTION:<br /> Peter John "PJ" LOWREY<br /> 12.5.1941 - 18.9.2008<br /> Beloved husband of Sylvia<br /> Dearly loved father of<br /> Caroline, Jane and Jonathan.<br /> Adored Grandfather of<br /> Amelia, Oliver, Ethan,<br /> Annabelle, Eliza and Joseph.<br /> "Be that as it may"

INSCRIPTION:<br /> Peter John "PJ" LOWREY<br /> 12.5.1941 - 18.9.2008<br /> Beloved husband of Sylvia<br /> Dearly loved father of<br /> Caroline, Jane and Jonathan.<br /> Adored Grandfather of<br /> Amelia, Oliver, Ethan,<br /> Annabelle, Eliza and Joseph.<br /> "Be that as it may"

 Sergeant 3rd Class P. J. Lowrey, Detective Senior Constables B. T. Hardwick and D. K. Frost and Constable M. Lunnon - At Wagga Wagga on 12th October, 1980, Sergeant 3rd Class Lowrey confronted a mentally disturbed person who, whilst armed with two kitchen knifes, had threatened the lives of his two children and Police. The Sergeant wrested the larger knife from the man's left hand and with the assistance of Detective Senior Constables Hardwick and Frost and Constable Lunnon effected his arrest after a violent struggle.

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