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Title: A Life Lived on The Edge
Author: Stanyon Douglas John - BSA Police 7158/8638; Served 1964-1980
Publisher: Amazon: 2017
ISBN : 978-1549859307
Availabilty: Amazon

Review: This book contains 68 stories of the experiences of the author, in (1) Policing the Lowveld of Rhodesia from 1965- 1968 Where after he resigned. Part two covers stories of his world travels,for three years with almost identical experiences as portrayed in James Michener's "The Drifters." Travelling across six continents, working in the deserts of Australia and the jungles of New Guinea. Part three covers his attestation and experiences as a CID member engaged in combating terrorism, mainly in Op Hurricane from 1972 - 1980.
13 January 2018
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BSA Police Former Members In Memorial In memory of our former colleagues who passed away recently, in reverse date order:

Kelly , Patrick Graham, aged 75 (6182 - Chief Superintendent; served between July 1960 - August 1980 - Member of the Natal Branch), passed away on 14 January 2018 - Hillcrest, South Africa.
16 January 2018




Hall , Ronald Douglas, aged 89 (5117 - D/Chief Inspecitor; served between August 1953 - April 1974 - Member of the Matabeleland and United Kingdom Branches), passed away on 12 January 2018 - Brixham, United Kingdom.
16 January 2018




Botha , Ian Gough', (7883/8619 - Section Officer; served two tours between January 1968 - October 1974 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 5 January 2018 - Gaansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa.
6 January 2018




Pringle , Kevin Peter 'Kev', aged 66 (8226/8867 - Section Officer; served two tours between April 1969 - June 1980 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 3 January 2018 - Wokingham, United Kingdom.
6 January 2018




McEvoy , James 'Jimmy', aged 88 (4762 - Chief Inspector; served between July 1951 - July 1971 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 20 December 2017 - Stoke Mandeville, United Kingdom.
29 December 2017




Atkinson , Alexander "Alex', aged 92 (5408C - Police Reserve - Section Leader; served between 1955 - 1979 - Member of the Western Cape Branch), passed away on 20 December 2017 - Cape Town, Soouth Africa.
27 December 2017




Munson , Peter, aged 84 (4708 - Sergeant; served between April 1951 - September 1962 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 10 December 2017 - Canterbury, United Kingdom.
2 January 2018




Horton , Michael Georg Alan 'Mike', aged 61 (9296/Cadet836 - Patrol Officer; served between December 1974 - March 1979 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 10 December 2017 - Northampton, United Kingdom.
14 December 2017




Macaulay , Neil Kilgour 'Scotty', (5480 - Superintendent; served between May 1966 - August 1981 - Member of the Kwazulu-Natal Branch), passed away on 5 December 2017 - Chrestholme, South Africa.
6 December 2017




Dyer , David John 'Dickie', aged 84 (4726 Chief Inspector; served between June 1951 - July 1971 - Member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 30 November 2017 - London, United Kingdom.
8 January 2018




McMillan , Stanley Brian 'Stan', aged 77 (5880 Superintendent; served between September 1958 - June 1980 - Member of the Western Cape Branch), passed away on 28 November 2017 - Constantia, South Africa.
13 January 2018




Alexander , Hugh Grant, aged 90 (4539 - Constable; served between January 1950 - January 1953 - member of the United Kingdom Branch), passed away on 24 November 2017 - Coatbridge, United Kingdom.
15 January 2018




Our thoughts go out to family and friends and we join former colleagues in extending condolences and deepest sympathies.
They shall be sadly missed.


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