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Kenneth Clarke HOLMES

Kenneth Clarke HOLMES

AKA  Ken HOLMES, KCH   

Late of Glenbrook, NSW  

 

“possible” relation in ‘the job’:    ?

 

NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern  –  possibly” started with Class #  041 –  finished with “possibly ” Class 051 or 052

 

NSW Police Cadet # 1203 

 

New South Wales Police Force

 

Regd. #  8869

 

Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy as a Police Cadet on Monday 10 June 1955 ( aged 16 years, 8 months, 24 days ) 

Probationary Constable- appointed 17 October 1957 ( aged 19 years, 1 months, 0 days )

Constable 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( NO )

Senior Constable – appointed 1 July 1968

Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 14 February 1974

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 1st Class – appointed ? ? ? 

Inspector – appointed 7 January 1987

 

Final Rank: =  Inspector

 

Stations?, Sydney Stations?, Western District ( 1968 ), Broken Hill, Blackheath ( 7 years ), Katoomba GDs & Police Rescue Squad ( c 1970s ), ( attended the Granville Train disaster in 1977 ),  ?, Burwood ( 9 Division )( early 1980s ), ( attended the Newcastle Earth Quake in 1989 ) – OIC – Police Rescue Squad – Zetland,  Retirement

  

Service: From 10 June 1955  to  3 January 1994  = 38 years, 6 months, 24 days Service

 

Retirement / Leaving age: = 55 years, 3 months, 17 days

Time in Retirement from Police: 29 years, 1 month, 9 days

 

Awards:  Granville Train Disaster Medal – granted ? ? ? at Sydney Town Hall

National Medal – granted 28 April 1993 ( Insp )

 

 Born:  Saturday 17 September 1938

Died on:  Sunday 12 February 2023

Age:  84 years, 4 months, 26 days

Organ Donor:  No – Age prohibitive 

Kenneth Clarke HOLMES, Ken HOLMES
19 July 2016 Police Rescue Squad catchup.

Cause:  Suffered Alzeimers Disease but died from a Stroke

Event location:   ?

Event date Sunday 12 February 2023

 

Funeral date:   Thursday 23 February 2023 @ 10.30am

Funeral location: West Chapel, Pinegrove Memorial Park, Kington St, Minchinbury, NSW

Mt Druitt PAC provided a Police Guard of Honour

 

( click here to see Cornona19 Virus Pandemic rules – this will be a limited numbers Funeral )

Wake location:  Log Cabin, Penrith, NSW

Wake date:  Thursday 23 February 2023 @ 2pm

( 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: White Lady Funerals – Penrith, NSW  02 47314385

Buried at:  Pinegrove Memorial Park, Kington St, Minchinbury, NSW

Grave Location:  Plot:  ?   Section:   ?

Grave GPS?, ?

 

Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( March 2023 )

 

 

  KEN is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance * NOT JOB RELATED


 

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

https://www.facebook.com/groups/AustralianPolice.com.au/ 

 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/NSWFallenPolice/ 

Australian Police YouTube Channel


 

 

HOLMES, Kenneth Clarke (Ken)

Sadly passed away 12th February 2023

Late of Glenbrook

Beloved husband of Maureen (Dec).

Loving father of Michael and Ashley.

Father-in-law of Toni.

Proud Pa of Tahlia, Lachlan, Mitchell, Aaron and Dominic.

 

In God’s Loving Care.

 

Ken’s family and friends are warmly invited to attend a Celebration of his Life to be held in the West Chapel of Pinegrove Memorial Park, Kington Street, Minchinbury on Thursday 23rd February 2023 at 10:30am.

Following the service, a burial will take place within the cemetery grounds.

Kenneth CLARKE HOLMES Death Notice – | Blue Mountains Gazette


 

Kenneth Clarke HOLMES, Ken HOLMES
Cheryl Felton, Ken Holmes, Buffy ?, Anne Ainsworth. 20 April 2013

 

Kenneth Clarke HOLMES, Ken HOLMES
Ken Holmes – 15 October 2017

 

Ken HOLMES. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT

Ken HOLMES & ?. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT
Ken HOLMES & ?.

 

Ken HOLMES, ?. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT
Ken HOLMES, ?

 

?, Ken HOLMES, ?
?, Ken HOLMES, ?

 

Ken HOLMES - National Medal presentation. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT
Ken HOLMES – National Medal presentation

Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT

?, Police Minister Peter ANDERSON, ?, Ken HOLMES. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT
?, Police Minister Peter ANDERSON, ?, Ken HOLMES

 

Commissioner Peter RYAN, ?, Ken HOLMES, Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT
Commissioner Peter RYAN, ?, Ken HOLMES

Ken HOLMES. Beauie, DORRIGO, Trevor BEAUMONT, Trevor Lyle BEAUMONT

 


 

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.

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Cal
1 March 2023