Ronald John FOX
AKA Ron FOX, Foxy
Late of West Dapto, NSW
Fox by name, Fox by nature
“possible” relation in ‘the job’: ?
NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 131
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 15305
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on Monday 8 May 1972 ( Aged 27 years, 11 months, 25 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed 19 June 1972 ( aged 28 years, 1 month, 6 days )
Constable – appointed 19 June 1973
Constable 1st Class – appointed 19 June 1977
Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )
Senior Constable – appointed 19 June 1981
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 31 December 1987
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank: = Sergeant
Stations: ?, Engadine ( shop front )( 24 Division )( 1972 ), Wollongong ( GDs )( 1 Aug 1973 – 11 Jan 1975 ), ?, Windang ( GDs )( 12 Jan 1975 – 24 June 1976 ), ?, Sutherland ( 24 Division )( GDs ), Wollongong ( GDs )( Sgt )( 20 Sept 1987 – 19 Dec 1992 ), City Central GDs ( Sgt )( 1992 – Retirement )
Service: From 8 May 1972 to 10 July 1999 = 27 years, 2 months, 2 days Service
Retirement / Leaving age: = 55 years, 1 month, 27 days
Time in Retirement from Police: 23 years, 6 months, 24 days
Service name: Royal Australian Navy ( R.A.N. )
Service number: R58139
Date of birth:
Place of birth:
Date of intake: 2 July 1961
Date of exit: 1 July 1970
NS Training: ?
Follow Up Training: ?
Basic Training: ?
Next of Kin: ?
Medals: None for display
Police Awards: National Medal – granted 2 November 1988 ( SenCon )
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 20 November 1998 ( Sgt )
Awarded a Certificate of Merit ( from Royal Humane Society of NSW ) for actions involving a river at Georges River, Sylvania on 5 June 1982 ( SenCon )
Born: Saturday 13 May 1944 in Wollongong, NSW
Died on: Friday 3 February 2023
Age: 78 years, 8 months, 21 days
Organ Donor: Y / N / ?
Cause: ? ( was a sufferer of Parkinson’s Disease )
Event location: ?
Event date: ?
Funeral date: Thursday 9 February 2023 @ 1pm
Funeral location: the Chapel, Lakeside Memorial Park, 230 Kanahooka Rd, Dapto, NSW
Lake Illawarra will provide an Official Police Guard of Honour
LIVE STREAM There will be NO Live Streaming
any Future Wake location: ???
any 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: H. Parsons,
Buried at: ?
Grave Location: Plot: ? Section: ?
Grave GPS: ?, ?
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( February 2023 )
RON is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance * NOT JOB RELATED
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May they forever Rest In Peace
Condolences to his wife, Gina, family and friends.
Ron was one of the funniest bastards I had the pleasure of working with at Wollongong Police Station in the 1990s.
He was great to work with and it was a pleasure to work directly with him.
Often thought of you but had no contact details for you.
May you forever Rest In Peace mate.
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.