Robert Blair RIDLEY
AKA Bob RIDLEY
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Late of Burleigh Waters, Qld
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NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 092
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 10406
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on Monday 2 July 1962 ( aged 23 years, 5 months, 4 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed 13 August 1962 ( aged 23 years, 6 months, 16 days )
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Constable 1st Class – appointed 13 August 1967
Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )
Senior Constable – appointed 13 August 1971
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 1 December 1978
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank: = Senior Sergeant
Stations: ?, Balmain ( c1974 / 75 ), ?
Service: From 2 July 1962 to ? ? ? = ? years, Service ( “possibly” Retired HOD around 1984 / 1985. Send Off was held at Balmain Roselle RSL )
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Awards: National Medal – granted 6 November 1980 ( Sgt 3/c )
Born: Saturday 28 January 1939
Died on: Monday 24 July 2023
Age: 84 years, 5 months, 26 days
Organ Donor: No – Age prohibitive
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Funeral date: Monday 31 July 2023@ 11am
Funeral location: Gentle Touch Funerals, Railway St, Mudgereena, Qld
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Funeral Parlour: Gentle Touch Funerals, Railway St, Mudgereena, Qld
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Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( July 2023 )
BOB is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance * NOT JOB RELATED
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May they forever Rest In Peace
RIDLEY, Robert Blair (Bob)
(Former Senior Sergeant NSW Police)
Passed away peacefully on Monday 24th July 2023
Late of Burleigh Waters
Dearly beloved husband of Nancye.
Dearest brother of Toot Keegan.
Much loved father and father-in-law of Catherine and Michael Reynolds, David and Sandra Ridley.
Loving “Pop” to Aaron and Junyar Ridley, Teagan Ridley, Maddison Reynolds, Alyssa Reynolds and adored “Pop Pop” to Robert David Ridley.
To all who knew and loved Bob, the family warmly invite you to attend a celebration of his life to be held in the Federation Chapel at A Gentle Touch Funerals, 73 Railway Street Mudgeeraba on Monday 31st July 2023 commencing at 11.00.
Bob’s service can be viewed at agentletouchfunerals.com.au/ notices-services/
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