William James GODWIN
AKA Bill GODWIN
Late of Bathurst, NSW
“possible” relation in ‘the job’: ?
NSW Police Training Centre – Redfern – Class # “possibly” 080 ?
NSW Police Cadet # 1328 ( although he is named as Wiiliam Charles GODWIN on the Cadet site )
New South Wales Police Force
Regd. # 9442
Rank: Commenced Training at Redfern Police Academy as a Police Cadet on Monday 15 October 1956 ( aged 16 years, 0 months, 26 days )
Probationary Constable- appointed 19 September 1959 ( aged 19 years, 0 months, 0 days )
Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Constable 1st Class – appointed 19 September 1965
Detective – appointed ? ? ?
Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ?
Leading Senior Constable – appointed ? ? ? ( N/A )
Sergeant 3rd Class – appointed 1 January 1975
Sergeant 2nd Class – appointed 25 September 1982
Sergeant 1st Class – appointed 30 November 1987
Inspector – appointed ? ? ?
Chief Inspector – appointed ? ? ?
Superintendent – appointed ? ? ?
Chief Superintendent – appointed ? ? ?
Final Rank: = ?
Stations: ?, West District ( 1965 ), ?,
Service: From 15 October 1956 to ? ? ? = ? years Service
Retirement / Leaving age: = ?
Time in Retirement from Police: ?
Awards: National Medal – granted 15 September 1980 ( Sgt 3/c )
1st Clasp to National Medal – granted 10 September 1986 ( Sgt 2/c )
2nd Clasp to National Medal – granted 8 November 1995 ( Sgt 2/c )
Born: Thursday 19 September 1940
Died on: Thursday 30 June 2022
Age: 81 years, 9 months, 11 days
Organ Donor: NO – Age restriction
Event location: ?
Event date: ?
Funeral date: Wednesday 6 July 2022 @ 2pm
Funeral location: Magellan Bowling Club, Bathurst, NSW
Interred – Forbes Lawn Cemetery, Bogan Gate Rd, Forbes, NSW, – Thursday 7 July 2022 @ 2pm
LIVE STREAM ( Unknown ) 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: Michael Hanley’s Funeral Home, ?
Buried at: Forbes Lawn Cemetery, NSW
Grave Location: Plot ?, Sect ? Row ?
GPS of Grave: ?
Memorial / Plaque / Monument located at: ?
Dedication date of Memorial / Plaque / Monument: Nil – at this time ( July 2022 )
BILL is NOT mentioned on the Police Wall of Remembrance *NEED MORE INFO
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May they forever Rest In Peace
William James (Bill)
William James (Bill) Godwin
The relatives & friends of the late William James “Bill” Godwin aged 81yrs late of Abercrombie Drive Bathurst.
Beloved husband of Lola & Loved father of Steven, Michael, Dean & their families and Loving grandfather & great grandfather of their children
Are respectfully invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held at Magellan Bowling Club 2pm Wednesday 6th July 2022
MICHAEL HANLEY’S FAMILY Independent Funerals and Cremations 6852 1961
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.