Ramon William BRADBURY
formerly of Newcastle & Mt Kuring-gai
Son of former NSWPF Member: Sgt 3/c Lacey BRADBURY ( 1929 – 1965 ) ( Father ) who is also the brother of:
Det C/Supt Robson “Bob” Lacey Bradbury # 6494 ?, Born 22 July 1930 * Cadet # 665 – Deceased 2010 ( 40 years Service. Homicide Squad, OIC – CIB – Retired 1987 )
( Bob’s sons – George BRADBURY # ????? ( Det Insp & D.O. – Brisbane Waters ) & Bill BRADBURY # ????? )
Det Sgt 2/c Ken H. Bradbury # 7865 ?, Born May 1935
( Ken’s son – Peter BRADBURY # ????? )
Det Sgt 1/c Ron G. Bradbury # 8984 ?, Born May 1937 &
John W. Bradbury 9706 ?, Born May 1941 Ramon being a nephew to them all.
Ramon being the Grandfather of NSWPF Member Christopher BRADBURY # 30208 ( Newcastle City )
and Chris being the partner of – Angela DALTON # 42870 ( Maitland )
Ramon being the Great Grandfather ( George being the father ) of NSWPF Member Ben BRADBURY # ????? – Redfern PAC ( 4th Generation & 10th member of the Bradbury family to join NSWPF )
NSW Redfern Police Academy Class # ‘Possibly’ 008
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 6036
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Academy “possibly” on 23 February 1948 ( aged 20 years, 5 mths & 2 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed 12 April 1948 ( aged 20 years, 6 mths, 22 days )
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 21 March 1965
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 24 April 1974
Inspector – appointed 30 May 1979
Senior ( Chief ) Inspector – appointed 31 December 1982
Final Rank = Chief Inspector
Stations: ?, Newcastle, ?, OIC St Ives Driver Training Centre * until closure, Motor Vehicle Branch – Zetland – Retirement
Service: From 23 February 1948 to 21 November 1986 = 38 years, 8 months & 29 days Service
Awards: National Medal – granted 3 September 1985
Born: Wednesday 21 September 1927
Died on: Monday 11 May 2020
Age: 92 years, 7 months, 20 days old
Cause: Heart attack – walking to breakfast
Event location: Nursing home ( admitted to Nursing home in Jan. 2019 due to recent falls )
Event date: Monday 11 May 2020 around 8am
Funeral date: Tuesday 19 May 2020 @ noon
Funeral location: Pettigrew Funerals, Wallsend, NSW
( Due to current Govt. restrictions of 20 – 30 persons at a Funeral due to the Cornona19 Virus Pandemic – this will be a Private Funeral )
Future Wake location: ? TBA ( Due to current Govt. restrictions of 10 persons only at ‘Gatherings’, there won’t be an immediate Wake )
Future Wake date: ( 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: Pettigrew Family Funerals, Wallsend, NSW, 02 4951 1166
Buried at: Cremated. Ashes to be scattered
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( May 2020 )
RAMON 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.
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May they forever Rest In Peace
BRADBURY Ramon William Formerly of Newcastle
and Mt. Kuring-gai
Passed away 12th May, 2020
Aged 92 Years
Former Chief Inspector
Loving husband of June (dec’d).
great grandfather to Connor, Liam, Addison, Chase, Jaxson, and Harriet.
Due to current restrictions Ramon’s Funeral will take place privately.
For those who wish Ramon’s service will be streamed live at 12 noon on Tuesday 19th May, 2020.
Please visit pettigrew.com.au/bradbury-ramon/
May 19, 2020Fiona Black,Cliftleigh, New South Wales
Published in The Newcastle Herald on May 16, 2020
Sun (Sydney, NSW : 1910 – 1954), Sunday 30 April 1939, page 2
CROSSWORD PRIZES of 2s 6d each for the Hen and Chicken Crossword Puzzle of April 9 have been won by the following :— Mary Angwin, “Dalkey” (9) Addison-avenue, Roseville; Wilga Duckworth (13), 1 Rose-street, Petersham: Enid Sherwood (12), 74 Colin-street, North Sydney; Ramon Bradbury (11), Blackned’s Bay, Swansea, via Newcastle; Owen Wiltshire (11), 10 Augusta-street, Five Dock.
Newcastle Sun (NSW : 1918 – 1954),
Thursday 30 November 1939, page 14
PUPILS FOR HIGH SCHOOLS
Lists Issued SUCCESSFUL ENTRANCE CANDIDATES
The District Inspectors of Schools. Messrs. J. W. Mann and A. H. Dyce, released to-day the following allotments to the undermentioned schools for candidates in the High School Entrance and Bursary Examination held on November 1. Announcements regarding Hamilton and Wickham Domestic Science Schools and Central Junior Technical School (Broadmeadow) will be made later. The names of pupils who gained bursaries will be released by the head office of the Education Department, Sydney.
To Newcastle Boys’ High
From Swansea Ramon W. Bradbury.
Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners’ Advocate (NSW : 1876 – 1954), Saturday 25 April 1953, page 11
NEWCASTLE COURT BEFORE MR. R. A. HARDWICKE, S.M. REMANDED.– Sidney Keith Perry, 80, taxi-driver, was remanded to May 22 on charges of having driven negligently in King-street, Newcastle, and having used Insulting words to Constable Ramon William Bradbury on December 17.