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Barry Clyde NELSON

Barry Clyde NELSON   OAM

AKA  PUNCHY, PORTLY   

Late of Punchbowl, NSW  

Brother to Bill ( Mumbles ) NELSON, NSWPF # 11376

 

NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern –  “Possibly Class #  072

 

New South Wales Police Force

Regd. #  8911

 

Service:  Fromprobably” Monday, 7 October 1957   to   ? ? 1989?  =  32? years Service ? ? ?

 

Rank:  Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy on “probably” Monday, 7 October 1957 ( aged 25 years, 9 months, 11 days )

Probationary Constable- appointed 25 November 1957 ( aged 25 years, 10 months, 30 days )

Constable – appointed ? ? ?

Constable 1st Class – appointed 25 November 1963  

Detective – appointed ? ? ? ( YES )

Senior Constable – appointed 1 July 1968 ( appointed 4 months early?

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

Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 4 February 1974

Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed ? ? ?

Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 31 March 1983

Inspector – appointed 17 December 1986  ( 1988 Stud Book but doesn’t appear in 1989 issue )

Chief Inspector – appointed ? ? ?

 

Final Rank =  Inspector 

 

Stations?, Armed Holdup Squad ( early 1970s ),  Burwood ( Det Sgt 1981 )( 9 Division ), ?

 

Retirement / Leaving age: = ?

Time in Retirement from Police: ?

 

Awards:  National Medal – granted – No Find on Australian Honours system

Medal of the Order of Australia ( OAM ) – Granted 10 June 2002 ( to Mr. Barry Clyde NELSON of Punchbowl, NSW, for Service to Rugby League football, particularly through the Bulldogs League Club. )

 

 Born:  Saturday  26 December 1931 

Died on:  Saturday  1 May 2021 

Age:  89 years, 4 months, 5 days 

Barry Clyde NELSON, Barry NELSON, Punchy NELSON

Cause?

Event location:   ?

Event date ?

 

Funeral date:  Wednesday  12 May 2021 @ 11.30am

Funeral location:  Kiama Pavilion, 2 Bong Bong St, Kiama, NSW  

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

Police Protocol have arranged Police presence at the funeral and request that Unsworn Members attending should wear suitable day dress with full-size medals and lapel badge insignia of any long service awards held.

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:  Stan Crapp Funerals, Kiama, NSW 

Buried at: ?

 

Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?

Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( May 2021 )

 

 

 BARRY 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.

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May they forever Rest In Peace

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NELSON, Barry Clyde

Passed away peacefully on Saturday, 1 May 2021.

Beloved husband of Beverley.

Dearly loved father and father in law of Kerrie and Steve, Craig, and Scott.

Cherished Pop of Daniel, Matthew, David, Joel, Georgia, Oliver and

Great Pop to his great grandchildren.

Barry will be sadly missed by his loving family and many dear friends.

Aged 89 Years
Forever in our Hearts

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Barry’s funeral service to be held at The Pavilion, Kiama Showground, Bong Bong Street Kiama on Wednesday, 12 May 2021 at 11:30 am.

 

NELSON, Barry Clyde – Funeral Announcement


Barry Clyde NELSON, Barry NELSON, Punchy NELSON

VALE BARRY NELSON
Former Canterbury player and Club President Barry Nelson has passed away.
Barry joined Canterbury in 1950 as a second rower.
In 1950, Barry was a regular member of the third grade team before securing a regular reserve grade spot in 1951.
Barry played for Wollongong in 1952 before returning to Canterbury in 1953.
In 1954, Barry started the season playing first grade and became a regular member of the team. In 1955, Barry began the season in the second row but by the end of the season had progressed to the front row.
In 1956, Barry played for Gilgandra before returning to Canterbury in 1958 to play reserve grade.
In 1959, Barry secured a regular spot in first grade and in 1960, played one game for NSW in which he suffered a broken jaw.
Missing most of the 1960 season, Barry missed the semi-final series. After having his 1961 season cut short by injury, Barry joined Newtown in 1962 and 1963 to play 33 games.
Barry played one more season with Wollongong in 1964 before retiring.
During the 1980s and 1990s, Nelson was club president of the Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs.
He and secretary Peter Moore, oversaw a very successful 1980s, yielding 4 premierships and as a stable committee, oversaw the Bulldogs success into the 1990s.
He was club president from 1982-2002.
He is a Life Member of the Club and in 2004, he was nominated for the Berries to Bulldogs 70 Year Team of Champions.
Nelson was a long standing member of the police force during his playing career.

 


 

Barry Clyde NELSON, Barry NELSON, Punchy NELSON

Vale, Barry ‘Punchy’ Nelson

Canterbury are deeply saddened by the passing of Dual Life Member Barry Nelson.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Nelson family at this time.

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Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 29 August 1986 (No.136), page 4180

APPOINTMENT

Parole Board of New South Wales.

HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, has, pursuant to the provisions of the Probation and Parole Act 1983, approved the appointment of Detective Sergeant First Class Barry Clyde Nelson as an acting member of the Parole Board from 11th to 29th August, 1986.

GEORGE PACIULLO,

(2894) Acting Minister for Corrective Services.

29 Aug 1986 – APPOINTMENT – Trove


 

 

Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 19 September 1986 (No.146), page 4581

APPOINTMENTS.

Parole Board of New South Wales

HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, has, pursuant to the provisions of the Probation and Parole Act 1983, approved the appointment of Sergeant First Class Barry Clyde Nelson as an acting member of the Parole Board from 30th August to 30th September, 1986.

19 Sep 1986 – APPOINTMENTS – Trove

 

 

 

 


 

Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 17 October 1986 (No.165), page 5084

 

Parole Board of New South Wales.

HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council has, pursuant to the provisions of the Probation and Parole Act 1983, approved the appointment of Sergeant First Class Barry Clyde Nelson as an acting member of the Parole Board from 1st October to 30th November, 1986.

JOHN AKISTER,

(3853) Minister for Corrective Services.

17 Oct 1986 – APPOINTMENTS – Trove


 

 

Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 12 December 1986 (No.192), page 6086

 

Parole Board of New South Wales.

HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council has, pursuant to the provisions of the Probation and Parole Act 1983, approved the appointment of Detective Inspector Barry Clyde Nelson, as a member of the Parole Board for a period of three years from 1st December, 1986.

12 Dec 1986 – APPOINTMENTS – Trove

 

 

 

 


 

Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 – 2001),

Friday 2 January 1987 (No.2), page 14

 

NEW SOUTH WALES POLICE FORCE

Commissioned Officer Appointments

HIS Excellency the Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, has approved of the undermentioned Commissioned Officer appointments, effective from the dates indicated:

……

 

Inspector, Liaison Officer, Parole Board, Criminal Investigation

Branch

Detective Sergeant First Class Barry Clyde Nelson, date of entry

on duty..

…..

02 Jan 1987 – NEW SOUTH WALES POLICE FORCE – Trove


 

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.

 

Cal
8 May 2021