Phillip George BLIGHT
AKA Phil BLIGHT
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Late of Black Head
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NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 091
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 10359
Uniform # 3025
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on Monday 28 May 1962 ( aged 21 years, 10 months, 18 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed Monday ? ? 1962
Constable – appointed 28 May 1963
Constable 1st Class – appointed 28 May 1967
Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )
Senior Constable – appointed 28 May 1971
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 3 October 1978
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed 31 December 1984
Final Rank: = Sergeant 2nd Class
Stations: Darlinghurst ( 3 Division )( 2 July 1962 – 1965 )( 3 yrs )( worked out of the 1.8mtr x .9 mtr Call Box at Kings Cross )( See below photo ) Finley GDs & Lock up Keeper ( Riverina District )( 13 years )( 8 September 1965 – January 1979 ), Kempsey ( HWP – Traffic Sgt )( 22 January 1979 – 1983 ), Licencing Sgt ( Kempsey ) – Resignation
Service: From 28 May 1962 to 12 June 1986 = 24 years, 0 months, 15 days Service
Retirement / Leaving age: = 45 years, 11 months, 2 days
Time in Retirement from Police: 37 years, 1 month, 1 day
Awards: National Medal – granted 6 November 1980 ( Sgt )
National Police Medal
NSW Police Service Medal
Born: Wednesday 10 July 1940 in Kempsey, NSW
Died on: Thursday 13 July 2023
Age: 83 years, 0 months, 3 days
Organ Donor: No – Age prohibitive
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Funeral date: Friday 21 July 2023 @ 11am
Funeral location: Manning Great Lakes Memorial Gardens, 183 Pampoolah Road, Pampoolah, NSW
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Funeral Parlour: Becker’s Funerals
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Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( July 2023 )
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May they forever Rest In Peace
BLIGHT, Phillip George
Late of Black Head, passed away peacefully on Thursday 13th of July, 2023.
Aged 83 Years.
Beloved husband of Hazel, much loved Father of David (dec) and Sharyn. Cherished Pop to his seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Forever in our hearts.
Phillip’s Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel at Manning Great Lakes Memorial Gardens Crematorium, 183 Pampoolah Road, Pampoolah, commencing at 11.00am on Friday 21st of July.
For those unable to attend, Phillip’s service will be live streamed on the Manning Great Lakes Memorial Garden’s website.
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