Robert Thomas DOMINISH
New South Wales Police Force
Joined via the NSW Police Cadets system on 12 August 1963
Cadet # 1864
Regd. #: ?
Rank: Constable 1st Class
Stations: Petersham, 21 Special Squad
Service: From 12 August 1963 to 17 February 1974
Died on: 17 February 1974
Cause: Motor Vehicle Accident, High St, Penrith
Funeral date: ?
Funeral location: ?
Buried at: Pinegrove Memorial Garden, Minchinbury
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About 2am on 16 February, 1974 Constable Dominish was driving home at the completion of his shift. As he drove along High Street, Penrith a car travelling in the opposite direction crossed to the incorrect side of the roadway and collided head-on with Constable Dominish’s vehicle. He died later that morning at Penrith District Hospital from injuries received in the collision.
The constable was born in 1946 and joined the New South Wales Police Force on 16 June, 1963. At the time of his death he was attached to the No. 21 Special Squad, CIB.