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Ralph Churchill PARKS

Ralph Churchill PARKS

AKA  ? 

Formerly of Orange, Wollongong, Late of Edgeworth, NSW  

 

“possible” relation in ‘the job’:    ?

 

NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern –  Class #  ? ? ? 

 

NSW Police Cadet #  1313

 

New South Wales Police Force

 

Regd. #  9196

 

Rank:  Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy as a Police Cadet on Monday 16 July 1956 ( aged 16 years, 6 months, 5 days )

Probationary Constable- appointed Sunday 11 January 1959 ( aged 19 years, 0 months, 0 days )

Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Constable 1st Class – appointed 11 February 1965 ( lost 1 month Seniority along the way. May have failed an exam )

Detective – appointed ? ? ?

Senior Constable – appointed 11 February 1969

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 1 April 1974

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 31 December 1983

Inspector – appointed 15 June 1988

Chief Inspector – appointed ? ? ? 

 

Final Rank: = Inspector 

 

Stations?, ‘ R ‘ Region ( Newcastle? )( 1965 ), ?, Bowraville – Macksville ( Sep 1960, Oct 1964 )( Cst ), ?, Balranald ( 1966, Aug 1969, Oct 1970, Feb 1971, Feb 1972, Sept 1973 Jan 1974 )( SenCon ), Newcastle – Cardiff ( 1974 ), Batemans Bay, Goulburn, Upper Hunter District -Maitland ( Patrol Commander )( Inspector )( 1988? ), Raymond Terrace ( Patrol Commander ), Maitland ( Personnel ) – Retirement

  

Service: From 16 July 1956   to   27 July 1995 =  39 years, 0 months, 11 days Service

 

Retirement / Leaving age: =  55 years, 6 months, 16 days

Time in Retirement from Police:  26 years, 10 months, 0 days

 

Awards:  National Medal – granted 15 May 1986 ( Sgt 1/c )

1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 15 May 1986 ( Sgt 1/c )

2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 28 May 1992 ( Insp )

 

 Born:  Thursday 11 January 1940 – Narrandera, NSW

Died on:  Friday 27 May 2022

Age:  82 years, 4 months, 16 days

Organ Donor:  Y / N / ?

 

Cause?

Event location:   ?

Event date ?

 

Funeral date:  Thursday 2 June 2022 @ 12.30pm

Funeral location:  the Chapel, Pettigrew Family Funerals, 12 Harris St, Wallsend, NSW

Newcastle City Police District will provide a Guard of Honour at the conclusion of the Service.

LIVE STREAM

Ralph Churchill PARKS, Ralph PARKS

( click here to see Cornona19 Virus Pandemic rules – this will be a limited numbers Funeral )

any Future Wake location??? TBA 

any Future Wake date??? TBA 

( Due to current Govt. restrictions on ‘Gatherings’ due to Corona19 Virus Pandemic, some families may wish to have a Memorial Service / Wake with friends and family at a later date )

 

Funeral Parlour: ?

Buried at: ?

 

Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( June 2022 )

 

 

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


 

FURTHER INFORMATION IS NEEDED ABOUT THIS PERSON, THEIR LIFE, THEIR CAREER AND THEIR DEATH.

PLEASE SEND PHOTOS AND INFORMATION TO Cal


 

May they forever Rest In Peace

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Australian Police YouTube Channel


 

Five die in boat tragedy

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/120871247


 

Nothing further, than what is recorded above, is known about this person at the time of publication and further information and photos would be appreciated.

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Cal
3 June 2022