Roy James SECKOLD
AKA Roy SECKOLD
Late of Mt Elliott, NSW
“possible“ relation in ‘the job’: Constable SECKOLD, NSWPF # ??? from Gundagai & Junee Police ( 1917 – 1918 )
Michael SECKOLD, NSWPF # 42939 ?
NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # 060
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 9119
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on Monday 8 September 1958 ( aged 21 years, 5 months, 30 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed ? ? ?
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Constable 1st Class – appointed 8 September 1964
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed 8 September 1968
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 7 December 1983
Final Rank: = Senior Sergeant
Stations: ?, Gosford ( early 1980s ), Hornsby ( 16 Division ) – Retirement
Service: From 8 September 1958 to 31 March 1990 = 31 years, 6 months, 23 days Service
Retirement / Leaving age: = 53 years, 0 months, 22 days
Time in Retirement from Police: 32 years, 9 months, 1 day
Awards: National Medal – Awarded on 1 September 1980 ( Sgt 3/c )
National Medal – ( ? Clasp ) – granted 18 November 1982 ( Sgt 2/c )
Anniversary of National Service ( 1951 – 1972 ) Medal – granted 18 January 2002 ( Captain )
Born: Tuesday 9 March 1937
Died on: Sunday 1 January 2023
Age: 85 years, 9 months, 23 days
Organ Donor: No – Age prohibitive
Event location: ?
Event date: ?
Funeral date: Monday 16 January 2022 @ 2pm
Funeral location: EV Church, 331 Terrigal Rd, Erina, NSW
All friends and former colleagues are invited to attend
The Brisbane Waters PAC will supply an Official Police Guard of Honour
LIVE STREAM PIN: TBA Email: TBA
any Future Wake location: ??? TBA
any Future Wake date: ??? TBA
( 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: ?
Buried at: ?
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( January 2023 )
ROY 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.
PLEASE SEND PHOTOS AND INFORMATION TO Cal
May they forever Rest In Peace
Nota (Hawks Nest and Tea Gardens, NSW : 1970 – 1999),
Tuesday 1 March 1988, page 1
Seckold family re-union
On April 24, 1988 (Anzac Day Long Weekend) a family re-union of the descendants of Frederick and Margaret (nee Lena) Seckold is to be at Camden NSW to mark the 150th anniversary of their arrival in Australia.
The children of Frederick and Margaret were Christiana, Frederick, Michael, Peter, Barbara, Thomas, Margaret and Theresa.
Associated names through marriage are Cox, Peden, Maxwell, Selden, Skelton, Rootes, Cronin, Dorman, McGrath, Patterson, Perkins, Roberts, Scheerer and many more.
The Seckolds were Bounty immigrants brought to Australia by the MacArthurs of Camden Park Estate to tend their vineyards.
They arrived in Australia on April 23 1838 on the Kinnear.
Should any of your readers be related and are interested in the re-union could they please contact Mr Roy Seckold, PO Box 346, Gosford, NSW 2250.
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 – 1973),
Thursday 15 March 1973 (No.31), page 25
AUSTRALIAN MILITARY FORCES
THE following changes are made:
Royal Australian Infantry Corps— To be Second Lieutenant, 11 February 1973 —
Roy James SECKOLD # 2147559
National Archives was ‘off line’ at the time of publication – thus not military records were obtained.
Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),
Friday 12 August 1955 (No.83 (SUPPLEMENT)), page 2369
SPECIAL GAZETTE UNDER THE “PUBLIC SERVICE ACT. 1902.”
HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, and upon the recommendation of the Public Service Board, has approved of the following appointments:—
Mr. Roy James Seckold, Clerk, The Housing Commission of New South Wales, Ministry of Housing, on probation, — to take effect from 27th January, 1955.
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.