Richard Tinto DAVIDSON
Late of Homebush, NSW
New South Wales Police Force
1st time NSW Police College – Penrith, Class # ??
2nd time NSW Police College – Penrith, Class # 4 or 5
Regd. # 4732
Regd. # 6228
Rank 1: ( 4732 ) Probationary Constable – appointed 5 November 1945 ( aged 25 years, 11 months & 19 days )
Rank 2: ( 6228 ) Probationary Constable – appointed 31 August 1948
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 1 October 1965
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 27 August 1975
Sergeant 1st Class – Retirement
Stations: ?, Gosford ( Sgt 1/c ), Bass Hill – Retirement
Service 1 ( 4732 ): From ? ? pre 5 November 1945? to ? ? ? = ? years Service
Service 2 ( 6228 ): From ? ? pre August 1948? to 16 November 1979 = 31+ years Service
Awards: Queen’s Commendation for Brave Conduct ( Imperial ) – Awarded on 27 July 1976 – Rescue from a crashed & burning car ( Sgt 1/c )
Born: Monday 17 November 1919
Died on: Tuesday 18 April 2017
Age: 97 years, 5 months & 1 day
Event location: ?
Event date: ?
Funeral date: Wednesday 26 April 2017 @ 10.30am
Funeral location: Sacred Heart Chapel, Barnet Ave, Rookwood Catholic Cemetery
Buried at: Rookwood. Lawn Grave, St Francis Grave 432
Buried with Reubena Peace DAVIDSON – buried 9 September 2009 aged 90
GPS: -33.881046 151.059599
Courtenay Ave, Rookwood Cemetery
Memorial located at: ?
RICHARD is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
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Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001), Friday 19 March 1976 (No.39), page 1231
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1919
Shire of Gosford.—Appointment of Member of Parking Advisory Committee
HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council and in pursuance of section 270d of the Local Government Act, 1919, has been pleased to approve the appointment of Sergeant 1st Class Richard Tinto Davidson, vice Sergeant 1st Class Laurence Kotze, transferred. (P.A.C. 1019)
JOHN B. FULLER,
Minister for Planning and Environment. New South Wales Planning and Environment Commission,
Sydney, 19th March, 1976. (7011)
SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE, page 10279
27™ JULY 1976
Richard Tinto DAVIDSON, ( # 4732 & 6228 ) Sergeant First Class, New South Wales Police Force.
Norman William RUSSELL, ( # 15786 ) Constable, New South Wales Police Force.
For services leading to the rescue of an injured woman from the blazing wreckage of a damaged car.