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Everything tagged "police"

Leonard HAYNES [c.1909-1949]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Haynes
Given: 
Leonard
Birth
Date: 
c.1909-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Death
Date: 
1949-05-06
Cause of death: 
Murdered

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Haynes's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

He was murdered while on duty in 1949. See the newspaper report of his death.

William Arthur PEPPERELL [1878-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Pepperell
Given: 
William Arthur
Birth
Date: 
1878-07-08
Birthplace (town, state): 
Blything, Suffolk

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Pepperell's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

Birthplace (country): 

Ralph Fairburn Craik OLIVIER [c.1898-1949]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Olivier
Given: 
Ralph Fairburn Craik
Birth
Date: 
c.1898-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)
Death
Date: 
1949-05-06
Cause of death: 
Murdered

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Olivier's occupation in 1941 as "Police Inspector".

Guy Shirra mentioned that Mr Olivier was killed on 6th May 1949. Olivier's death was front page news on that day's copy of The Hong Kong Telegraph:

Inspectors Olivier, Haynes Murdered On Police Launch

EARLY MORNING DRAMA AT PORT SHELTER

Vladimir V. ILLIN [????-1944]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Illin
Given: 
Vladimir V.
Death
Date: 
c.1944-12-22 (Day is approximate)
Cause of death: 
Air accident

Ex Hongkong Police.  BAAG Roll of Honour.   ,

Lindsay Ride: "V V Illin, late of the Hongkong Police, was serving under my command in the BAAG in China during the war, and was killed in an airoplane accident in Kunming in December 1944 whilst takiing off on a secret operation.  His body was identified by one of my officers and he was buried in Kunming, butr since the war his body has been brought to Hongkong for re-interment".

  Re-interred at  Saiwan Bay Military Cemetery, Hongkong.

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Glyndwyr DAVIES [c.1906-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Davies
Given: 
Glyndwyr
Birth
Date: 
c.1906-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Davies's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

F W FOWLIE [c.1902-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Fowlie
Given: 
F W
Birth
Date: 
c.1902-02-15 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

John Black's list gives Mr Fowlie's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

Contributor 1314 adds:

F.W.Fowlie, b 15.02.1902   enlisted in HKP 27.11.25,  Interned Stanley,promoted Sub Inspector 24.01.1941,awarded CPLSM 27.021943 as Inspector, Retired 1953

Ex Police Staff Quarter, Po Lam Road South [????- ]

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E J STEWART [c.1913-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Stewart
Given: 
E J
Birth
Date: 
c.1913-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Stewart's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

John W MACDONALD [c.1911-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Macdonald
Given: 
John W
Birth
Date: 
c.1911-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Macdonald's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

A SOUTAR [c.1908-????]

Status: 
Deceased
Sex: 
Male
Names
Family: 
Soutar
Given: 
A
Birth
Date: 
c.1908-01-01 (Year, Month, Day are approximate)

DoB from John Black's list, which gives Mr Soutar's occupation in 1941 as "Police".

He left the Police Force in 1955, as reported on page 22 of the March 1956 edition of the Hongkong Police Magazine:

Inspector A. Soutar who has completed twenty-six years service with the Force, left the Colony for New Zealand on a well earned retirement on 1st, November, 1955.

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