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Mabin, Lawrie Barrydale, South Africa
Force Number: 8151 - D/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: December,1968; served until July 1979
Branch Membership: Western Cape
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Updated: 2 October 2017
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Macaskill, Glenn - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 6538 - Superintendent - RGSM
Joined 13 December 1961; served to 1 July 1980
Branch Membership: Transvaal

+27 72 2770493 Fax: +27 11 8861994
Editor Transvaal Outpost since 2004
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Macdonald, Kenneth R S - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 5247 - S/A/Commissioner - PMM; RGSM; PLSM; ZIM; SERVICE MED, PLSGCM.
Joined: May 1954; served until May 1982
Branch Membership: Matabeleland
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+263 (09) 242835
Byo Cent, Bembesi, Nyamandhlovu, Stocs, Tuli, Gwanda, Ft Rixon, Vic Falls, Plumtree, Ft Vic (P/R & S), Gwelo (Mid P/R & S), Rusape, Mat Prove, Mash Prov. Retired to Fawcett Security then to Induna Lodge then to Induna Arts, Bulawayo which I manage with my wife.
Updated: 1 April 2016
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Macdonald, Michele Gail see Myburgh
MacGregor, Kevin - Canberra, Australia
Force Number: 9987 - Patrol Officer
Joined: 1977 - Squad: 5/1977
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Updated: 26 November 2016
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Macintosh, Donald Iain- Harare, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 9889 - Inspector - RGSM
Joined: January 1977 - Squad: 1/1977; served until 1982
Branch Membership: Mashonaland
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Updated: 23 September 2017
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Macintosh, RJH - ('Tackie') - Aylesbury, UK
Force Number: 4777 - C/Inspector - RGSM, PLSM
Joined 24 September 1951 - Squad: 10 of 51
Date of; served to July 1973
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Arrived in England August 2004, settling into our 2nd winter in UK.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mackay, Ken - Empangeni KZN, South Africa
Force Number: 6578
Joined 15 January 1962; served to 31 July 1981
Branch Membership: Natal

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District-Umvukwes and Centenary '62-64.CID Salisbury, Marandellas ,Que Que and Johannesburg (As liaison officer with SAP). SB Salisbury and Chiredzi. 3 years in Transkei Police and now Head of Security University of Zululand. Like to hear from any of Squad 1/1962 or in fact all those BSAP members that I have lost touch with. Have working relations with DOUG GRIERSON, DAVE BLACKER, HUGH TEMPLE, Rob Kemp, REG GRAHAM, Peter WATERMEYER, DAVE LOW, Gerry MCDADE and STRETCH HUGHES

Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mackenzie, Alan - Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Force Number: 18340J - Reserve Patrol Officer - RGSM,PRLSM,ZIM,ZESM
Joined: 1972; served until 1982
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A Reserve, Control Room, Salisbury Central.Also 1 month Operation call ups,Thrasher area. Immigrated to Rhodesia from Dublin, Ireland 1972. Company Manager of Precast Concrete,Salisbury,(John Sisk Contractors). Played hockey etc with Country Club, Highlands. 1982,Immigrated to Canada. Owner/President Almac Landscapes Ltd & Almac Consultants Ltd. Member of the Military Collectors Club of Canada, Calgary Military Historical Society, Canadian Legion 264. E Mail me if coming to Calgary and "will buy you a beer"
Updated: 1 August 2015
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Mackenzie, Russell - Reading, United Kingdom
Force Number: 9937- Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 1976 - Squad: 3/1976; served until 1979
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Currently living in Reading UK, having moved here in 2014 from Johannesburg SA.
Updated: 27 September 2014
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Mackie, Donald - Nelspruit, South Africa
Force Number: 8058 - Patrol Officer
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+27 (0) 824667153 - Fax: +27 (0) 866849480
From Morris Depot to Bulawayo Driving School - to Victoria Falls and Kazungula. M/I Don Rowlands 2i/c Johnie Johnson
Updated: 7 August 2011
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Mackie, Gavin James - Amanzimtoti, South Africa
Force Number: 8596 - Patrol Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined: 1 January 1970 - Squad: 1/1970; served until 31 December 1974
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082 907 8296 mobile
After passing out posted to BSAP Central, Salisbury, then posted to traffic section last two years of service served at harare charge office ending up in the enquiry section currently working for motor dealership in Amanzimtoti South Africa. After my wife passed away 2010 staying with my daughter and son in law. Play golf and birding locally.
Updated: 16 November 2013
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Macmillan, Donald Creigh - Lusaka, Zambia
Force Number: 9183 - D/Inspector - RGSM
Joined: 30 April 1974 - Squad: 4/1974; served until July 1982
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Attested April 1974 (Squad 4/74) and served at Ft. Vic, Nuanetsi before joining CID Bulawayo in 1976. Then Gwanda and Wankie. 1980 to Salisbury CID Stores, Law & Order and then Homicide. Promoted to D/Insp and went to Umtali from where I left the service. Running own small trading business in Lusaka since 2002.
Updated: 29 June 2014
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MacKinnon, Ian Gerard - East London, South Africa
Force Number: 9612 - Section Officer
Joined: 31 March 1976 - Squad: 3/1976; served until 31 March 1982
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Updated: 16 June 2012
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MacLean, Richard - Stourbridge, UK
Force Number: 90416
Joined January 1974 (National Service); served to January 1975 (Police Reserve April 1980)

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I would like to get news of BSAP meetings and functions etc.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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MacLean, Robert 'Rob' Michael
- Cape Town, South Africa
Force Number: 8244 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Attested 12 May 1969 - Squad: 4/1969; served until Feb 73
Branch Membership: Western Cape
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0824968957 - Fax: 0217881278
Stationed at Marandellas (i/c Dick de Corporlay), Nyamapanda (i/c Graham Bradley and then Dave Mitchell), Sipolilo (i/c Mike Harvey), Sby Cedntral Enquiries (i/c Hugh Gibson), Sby Cen Info. Room (S/O Spats Jansen). Left to Rhodes University in 1973 - graduated with a BA (Hons). Also a BSc (Med)(Hons) Sports Science from UCT. Schoolmaster at St. John's College, JHB, St. Andrew's College, Grahamstown, Rondebosch BHS, Cape Town. Director, Sports Administration, University of Cape Town. General Manager, Felix Unite River Adventures. Director, Aquatics, Paul Roos Gymnasium, Stellenbosch. Married to Sandy in 1981 - two children, Shannon (23 yrs) and Iain (18 yrs). Favourite sports - canoeing and surfing - also hiking. SA colours for canoeing and World Masters Canoe Marathon champion in 1998 and 2009. Would like to contact Hennie Leonard, my roomate in 4 Squad of 1969 and any other members of said squad.
Updated: 2 May 2010
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Mc Mahon, Phillip - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 10248 - Section Officer
Joined: November 1977 - Squad: 13/77; served until December 1980
Branch Membership: Transvaal
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Served Bulawayo Central, Donnington, CPU, PATU, BUEU.
Updated: 23 September 2017
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Main, Michael 'Mike' - Gaborone, Botswana
Force Number: 6293 - Inspector - RGSM
Joined: February 1961 - Squad: 3/1961; served until November 1977
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Updated: 21 January 2011
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Mann, Jim - Manama, Bahrain
Force Number: 9448 - D/Section Officer - ZIM; RGSM
Joined: 5 August 1975 - Squad: 6/1975;served until June 1982
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Control Room / CPU /CID /SB , Buhera , Salisbury , Mtoko , Chiredzi and latterly Vic Falls. Since then USA / Congo / Sierra Leone . Now Saudi as Risk Consultant to Bank . Love to hear from old friends in particular Bev Morris (Malapati Base) and Tony Smith (CID
Homicide 79/80). I retired from HSBC Security and Fraud Risk, earlier this year. I am now re locating to Bahrain, having taken up post as CEO Dark Sky Mitigation Limited, www.darkskymitigation.com
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Manning, Jeff - Bridlington; United Kingdom
Force Number: 7440 - Inspector - RGSM, ZIM.
Joined: October 1965 - Squad: 9/1965; served until May 1980
Branch Membership: United Kingdom Branch
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From SAP to BSAP to West Yorks Police. Mat Prov/Tomlinson instructional staff.
Updated: 17 March 2017
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Marais, Barend Daniel 'Barry' - Tzaneen, South Africa
Force Number: 9366 - D/Section Officer
Joined: February 1975 - Squad: 3/1975; served until 1980
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Updated: 26 June 2016
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Marland, John - Tallong, Australia
Regimental Number: 6131 - Sergeant
Joined 1960
Date of; served to 1963
Email: ;
02 4841 0272
I was in Communications Branch Railway Ave., previously in Depot.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Marshall, Ian Ronald - Cambridge, UK
Force Number: 4930 - Constable
Joined 2 June 1952 - Squad: 6/1952; served to 28 July 1954
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Updated: 4 March 2010
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Marshall, James Terence - Camberley, United Kingdom
Force Number: 7658 - Superintendent - RGSM,ZIM,PLSM,SM,GSM (Suez/Cyprus)
Joined: December 1966; served until December 1983
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01276 65207
1954-1966...Royal Navy. Commando & Paratroop Trained,served as Naval Gunfire Support Forward Observer,in Middle and Far East. 1966-1980 BSAP 1980-1983 ZRP. Security Management RSA1985-2002. Retired UK
Updated: 17 March 2017
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Marshall, Peter - Sydney, Australia
Force Number: 7892 - Inspector - RGSM
Joined: 9 January 1968 - Squad: 1/1968; served until 9 January 1978
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
Stationed at Southerton, Bsnket, Kanyemba, Kariba, Mazoe, Tomlinson Depot, Gwelo Camps, Shabani.
Updated: 27 January 2013
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Martin, Derek 'Paddy' - Sligo, Ireland
Force Number: 8229 - D/Section Officer - RGSM, PLSM
Joined 15 April 1969 - Squad: 4/69
Date of; served to 28 August 1981
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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00353 71-9169413 - Fax: 00353 71-9161197
My service included, Bulawayo Charge Office, Sauerstown, PATU, Bulawayo info room, Bulawayo licence inspectorate. Bulawayo CID, stores, fraud,drugs and gold sections. went to r.s.a. in 1981 -cape town and Port Elizabeth. Returned home to Ireland in 1995.i would like to hear from old friends and colleagues.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Martin, Glen Edward Lyell
- Port Owen, Velddrif, South Africa
Force Number: 6284 / 7939 - S/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 14th Jaunaury, 1961 - Squad: 2/61
Date of; served to March, 1971
Branch Membership: Western Cape
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Served at Umtali, after Depot, then transferred to Salisbury Traffic. I left to join Colgate Palmolive, Salisbury, when sanctions started to hurt. I left Rhodesia in 1975 and went into the motor trade in PMB, Natal. Took early retirement, moving to the West Coast 2006, amongst all the wild flowers, having built my last home next to the Berg River.
Updated: 9 November 2008
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Maslin, Tim - Melbourne, Australia 30 March 2003
Regimental Number: 6758 Patrol Officer
Joined 1 October 1962 - Squad: 11/1962
Date of; served to 30 April 1966
Branch Membership: Australia
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After depot served at Umtali Rural and Penhalonga with Salisbury Central (mortuary - I'm dead serious!) prior to discharge. Wonderful times. Became merchant banker and now own and operate facilities for frail aged.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mason (Nee FitzGerald), Catherine - Oldham, United Kingdom
Force Number: WP185 - W/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 1 June 1972 - Squad: 2/1972; served until 31 December 1977
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Updated: 29 June 2014
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Mason, Fred - Hillcrest, South Africa
Regimental Number: 5934 - Chief Superintendent - MLM; PLSM; RGSM
Joined 15 December 1958
Date of; served to 14 June 1980
Branch Membership: Natal
E-Mail:;
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Fax: +27 31 765 3669
Joined as a Cadet (C82)in Jan 1957. Was member of 1959 Mounted Troop. Served in Matabeleland, Victoria Prov, PGHQ (Recruiting and Liaison) Salisbury Central and Support Unit. Most rewarding time of my career was the five years spent in Support Unit - great guys.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Massey, David - Melbourne, Australia
Force Number: 7047 - Patrol Officer
Joined 13 December 1963 - Squad: 10/1963
Date of; served to 31 December 1966
E-Mail:
Started Salisbury Central Transfered to Traffic Dept Bulawayo for rest of my service.
Updated: 8 November 2009
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Matthews, Errol - Richards Bay, South Africa
Force Number: 8162 - Patrol Officer
Joined: December 1968 - Squad: 12/1968; served until 1972
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Stationed at Que Que central, Gokwe, and finally Redcliff before leaving in 1972.
Updated: 25 January 2014
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Matthews, John Fletcher - Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8334 - S/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined 29 October 69 - Squad: 969
; served to 29 October 72
E-Mail:;
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13 June 2009
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mayhew, Michael Charles - London; United Kingdom
Force Number: 110844 G - D/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: February 1979 - Squad: 6/1979; served until May 1984
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After completing my training a Morris Depot i was post to Mount Darwin Police Station,Marymount police post.Served a number of years there preforming Border duties then moved onto Norton Police Station ,CID Head quaters scenes of crime, Homicide, drug section and then finally onto CID storebreaking section.Would like to make contact with anyone else that remembers me.
Updated: 16 July 2016
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Mawdsley, Butch - Auckland, New Zealand
Force Number: 901576 - NS Patrol Officer - Best Recruit
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0064 9 478 4822; Fax: 0064 9 918 3691
Updated: 26 July 2008
Mawdsley, John Hutton - Pretoria, South Africa
Force Number: 8666 - Section Officer - RGSM; Bronze Baton; SASCM; MMM; Pro Patria (SA); SAGSM; Southern Afria (SA); Unitas (SA); Bronze Service; Silver Service
Joined: 24 August 1971 - Squad: 7/1971; served until 29 September 1978
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Stationed at Karoi, Kanyemba, Marandellas, Filabusi, Gwanda and West Comm. Duties included investigations; prosecuting; general patrols (vehicle, foot. motorbike and bicycle); PATU (Mushumbi Pools, Mt Darwin, Rusambo, Marymount, Uzumba, Chiweshe, Mazoe Valley and Shashi River/Botswana Border); GC (Gwanda District); detatched to SB at Bindura; Police Teams (Nyamapanda, Mtoko Mrewa and Kazangarare/Karoi); S/O Ops at Beit Bridge (two stints); Charge Office, Patrol Section and training Auxilliaries at West Comm. Left BSAP to return to RSA and join the SADF retiring from that force on 31 March 2010 with rank of Colonel. Now living in Pretoria and doing as little as possible. Always glad to hear from other ex-members.

Updated: 5 February 2012
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McAfee, Susan Katherine see Long
McAuslin, Graham Kennedy - Shoreham by Sea, UK
Force Number: 7089 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 10 April 1964 - Squad: 2/64
Date of; served to 30 May 1967
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Stationed at Chipinga under Sandy Johnson, Penhalonga under Tim Potter, Cashel under Ian Penfold and Sby. Prove. H.Q. with Pete Langhan. Then Police Reserve from 1970 to 1978 in Recce, PATU and Signals. Married Gail in Salisbury in 1966 and she has put up with me to this day. Best decision I ever made was to leave Scotland and join the BSA Police After working in Hippo Valley Sugar Estates in Chiredzi, NCR and several years at UDC we left Rhodesia in 1978 and moved to Jo'burg. Worked in Nedfin Bank and Allied Bank for many years until finally leaving Cape Town in 1994 to return to UK. I have officially become an OAP now but continue to run my own Taxi which is a nice stress free way of earning a living. AS I have left it very late indeed to join the Association I would welcome any contact from any of my old colleagues who remember me, possibly by some of my nicknames such as 'Gannet' in Depot, or 'Jock', or 'Causie'.
Updated: 8 November 2009
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McCall, Steve - Aberdeen, Scotland
Force Number: 8903
Joined 3 January 1973 - Squad: 1/73; served to 2 January 1976

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MY squad 1/73 should have been Display Squad that year but for the terrorist activity developing throughout the country. Our Depot Instructor 'Ging' Garland made me into a real person! I enjoyed tours of duty at Southerton, Salisbury Park (under John Dolby), Sun Yet Sen, Kezi, Mzilikazi and Bulawayo Central. Finished my '3' at Team Bravo in Kendaya TTL (I painted the sign 'Kendaya Country Club')on the ops room wall, visible 4k's away!) I've yo-yo'd from Africa to UK and finally settled in Aberdeen and own a catering supplies business. Oh, for the good old days

Updated: 29 June 2008
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McCallum, Albert George Lindsay (Mac) - Waikanae, New Zealand
Force Number: 4980 - Constable
Joined 5 October 1952 - Squad: 15/52
Date of; served to 4 October 1955
Branch Membership: New Zealand
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Mounted troop for Rhodes Centenary Exhibition 1953. Que Qyue Rural 1953-54;CID Salisbury 1954-55; Umtali and Rusape 1955. Northern Rhodesia Police 1955 to 1960; Federal Broadcasting Corporation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1960 to 1961; Bermuda Broadcasting Co. 1961 to 1964; Bermuda Sun 1964 to 1965 New Zealand Broadcasting Corp 1965 to1968; 1968 to present various corporate and consultancy positions in New Zealand. Currently executive director of the new Zealand Business and Parliament Trust. Retired in 2005 at the age of 71. Spend time with family,including 7 grandchildren and some travel. Living in Waikanae a small coastal town/village just north of the capital Wellington.

Updated: 29 June 2008
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McCallum, Brian - Durban, South Africa
Force Number: NS900419 - Patrol Officer
Joined: January 1974 - 3/1974; served until December 1974
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National Service P/O based at Mphoengs. PATU 1974 - 1980.
Updated: 22 September 2012
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McCarter, John - Hazyview, South Africa
Force Number: 7439 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 15 October 1965 - Squad: 9/65
Date of; served to 14 October1968
Branch Membership: Transvaal
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After leaving the Force, worked in Tourism in S.A. and Botswana for a number of years; after finally getting married, I now work and reside in the Kruger National Park, where I run one of the Rest Camps. (update) I've now retired from the National Parks, but still live in the area. I'm still happy to hear from any old friends.
Updated: 2 July 2016
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McCarthy, Bill - Perth, Australia
Force Number: 8927 - Section Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined: February 1973 - Squad: 2/1973; served until 18 May 1980
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Moved to Perth Australia in 2004 and run and operate a company that manufactures kitchen counter tops.A little different to the time in the BSAP. I spent all my time in the Salisbury area with postings to Charge Office, Control Room, Traffic, Investigations, Licence Inspectors, C.I.D. and finishing up at Close security with the fantastic team of Paul Triggol, Stu Michael, Willie Botha, Flash Firth and a few others. The most fantastic years of my life and I would do it all again with very few changes.
Updated: 29 February 2012
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McCarthy (formerly Van Rooyen, nee Clarke), Pauline Mary - Perth, Australia
Force Number: WP169 & WP424 - W/Section Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined: 21 January 1972 - Squad: WP 1/1972; served until 31 January 1980
Branch Membership: Australia
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Based in Salisbury, I served in Charge Office, Information Room, Enquiries, Magistrates Court (Rotten Row), Special Branch, Control Room, Mabelreign, Signals and SWAT. Did two terms of service and my second Force Number was WP424. Was also briefly attached to SB but preferred Uniform Branch. I still ride motorbikes and have the dubious honour of being the first (and only) woman rider to be inducted into the M.O.T.H. Motorcycle Association. Anyone wishing to make contact is welcome to do so. Currently I am a member in good standing of the Australia Branch where I have been co-opted to the Perth (WA) Branch Committee.
Updated: 13 October 2013
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McCarthy, Peter 'Paddy' - San Francisco, USA
Force Number: 111454
Joined 1979; served to 1982

Where are all the others who were instructors in Musketry Morris Depot. Bob, Doug Mc Gibbon, Scottie Cooper, Ralf Burton etc. Mike Lambourn and Tackie MacIntosh. It was so long ago but the feelings never fade.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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McClelland, Patrick - Perth, Australia
Force Number: 6647 - S/Section Office
Joined: 1 April 62 - Squad: 4/1962; served until 1969

Updated: 9 June 2013
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McConnell, Ron
- Pretoria, South Africa
Force Number: 8578 - D/Inspector - RGSM
Joined: 26 January 1971 - Squad: 3/1971; served until 15 July 1980
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From depot to Chirundu then on to Mangula. Joined CID during 1973. I/c CID Stores Southerton then to C of V and in 1975 into Bob Burrell's Fraud Squad. Transferred to Bulawayo Frauds early 1980. Moved to South Africa immediately after leaving the force and joined the AECI group. I took early retirement end March 2011 after 30 years with the group. Was with the Explosives division (AEL Mining Services - previously African Explosives Ltd.)for 26 years, last 12 odd years looking after Global Logistics and commercial services which gave me the opportunity to travel internationally extensively. Now into consulting on global logistics.
Updated: 7 August 2011
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McCord (nee Beacom), Alexandra Duncan MacPherson Brisbane, Australia
Force Number: WP425 - W/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 1976 - Squad: 4/1977; served until 1979
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Updated: 29 October 2016
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McCormick, Pat - Harare, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 8585
Joined 26 January 1971; served to 3 May 1982

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Served in Gweru Rural, Shurugwi (Selukwe), Gweru Urban, Redcliff, Cashel, Mutare and fianally as Prov Q'Master in Manicaland Prov. HQ. Currently Planning and Information Exec. with National Tyre Services Harare.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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McCrorie, Stuart 'Sam' - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 6715 - Inspector (T)
Joined: 17 July 1962 -Squad: 8/1962; served until 2 May 1982
Branch Membership: Transvaal
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Recruited in U.K. where I had trained as a radio technician . Whilst undergoing depot training was 'persuaded' to transfer to radio technical branch due to acute shortage of technical personnel in Rhodesia at that time. Served in Salisbury / Mash prov , Gatooma and Bulawayo. Currently own and run business in Johannesburg specialising in the importation , manufacture and wholesaling of peripheral items as used in the commercial two way radio industry

Updated: 13 October 2013
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McDiarmid, Russell Healey - Howick, South Africa
Force Number: 7636 - Inspector - RGSM
Joined: 6 September 1966 - Squad: 7/1966; served until 30 January 1980
Branch Membership: Natal
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Owner of Inkwazi Learning Network, a fully accredited Training Provider which focusses on Educating Educators and providing Remedial Education to children. Website: www.inkwazilearning.co.za
Updated: 29 June 2014
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McDaniel, Charles - Frankfort, Michigan, USA
Force Number: 9257 - Section Officer - RGSM ZIM
Joined 9/74
Date of; served to 21/11/80

Would like to hear from anyone I served with in Salisbury Central, CPU, Hatfield, Fort Vic (town.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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McFarlane, Neil - Redcliffe, Australia
Force Number: 5489 - Constable
Joined May,1956
Date of; served to Nov.1961
Branch Membership: Queensland
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Updated: 29 June 2008
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McGarry, Brian Arthur - Bolton, United Kingdom
Force Number: 7363 - D/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: June 1965 - Squad: 6/65; served until April 1971
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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+44 7986683762
Returned to re-settle in the UK from South Africa in April 2016.
Updated: 17 December 2016
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McGinn, Michael - Pretoria, South Africa
Force Number: 8622 - Section Officer
Joined: 19 April 1971 - Squad: 6/1971; served until 31 August 1981
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Stationed Salisbury Central, Rhodesville, Umtali and Melsetter
Updated: 30 September 2010
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McGowan, Rob - Harare, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 6146 - Section Officer
Joined: March 1960 - Squad: 2/60; served until June 1971
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Cadet from Jan. 1959 to March 1960. Stationed Gwelo. Attested as regular March 1960. Stationed Gwelo,Traffic Bulawayo, Instructor APTS. Resigned June 1971 Went into commerce. Retired on pension Dec. 2006. Still living in Harare, Zimbabwe.
Updated: 5 June 2011
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McGrath, Alan - Perth, Australia
Force Number: 19034N
Joined 11 April 1973; served to 30 October 1981
Branch Membership: Western Australia

(08) 9249 1972
As an 'A' Reservist I served at Salisbury Central Control Room for all my service, except for a stint at Triangle. I have good memories of all the people I worked with there.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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McIntosh, Ian Scott - Brisbane, Australia
Force Number: 900914 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 6 January 1975 - Squad: 6/1975; served until 31 December 1975
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Born in Salisbury and attended Avondale Primary School, Ellis Robins High School and Churchill High School. Member of the Churchill School Pipe Band as a side drummer. Awarded Bandsman of the year in 1974. Graduated from Churchill in 1974 after successfully completing M Level. In 1975 I joined the BSAP as a National Serviceman and after a stint at Morris Depot my first posting was to Gatooma. My first Member in Charge was Chief Inspector Collier and the Assistant Commissioner was a fellow called Rich. I spent 6 months in Gatooma and then went to Hartley for the remainder of my service. Chief Inspector Pringle was the Member Charge. It was in Hartley that I was initiated into the art of drinking. As a member of PATU I saw active service in Operation Hurricane, Repulse and Tangent. Between 1976 and 1980 I served as a Field Reservist. I served twice on Beitbridge Convey duty.
Updated: 28 February 2015
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McIntosh, Douglas James - Pretoria, South Africa
Force Number: 9355 - Patrol Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined: January 1975 - Squad: 1/1975; served until April 1978
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Born in Salisbury. Attended Junior Schools Selborne Routledge. Attended Guinea-Fowl High School for Senior Years. Now Living In Pretoria South Africa
Updated: 26 June 2016
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McIntosh, Patricia Anne 'Trisha' see Dyke
McIntosh-Dona, Steven
- Auckland, New Zealand
Force Number: 10431 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 5 February 1978 - Squad: 5/1978; served to 13 January 1980
Branch Membership: New Zealand
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+64 9 476 2515
Served at Western Commonage (Bulawayo) and PATU. Live on the North Shore, Auckland, NZ and enjoying the change from Africa, look forward to hearing from old friends and colleagues.
Updated: 27 January 2013

Updated: 29 June 2008
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McKay, Anthony 'Tony' Melbourne, Australia
Force Number: 7464 - D/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 15 October 1965; served until December 1970
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Updated: 4 January 2014
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McKenzie, Jean Elizabeth Harare, Zimbabwe
Force Number: WPO 301- W/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 3 November 1975 - Squad: 3/1975; served until February 1979
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Worked on 3 relief after depot for a year then transferred to Highlands Police Station. Then moved to SB for 1 month then onto CID Homicide for 6 months. After that transferred to CID Property which was my last post.Joined Air Zimbabwe for 3 years. Worked for Chemplex for 3 years then went overseas for a year. Joined Henkel chemicals for 7 years and now working for an Agricultural procurement company. Played Zimbabwe Hockey and softball - now just a golfer. Still living in Harare
Updated: 29 June 2014
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McKinnon, Jean - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: WPO355 - W/Patrol Officer
Joined 1 September 1976 - Squad: 3/76
Date of; served to 31 May 1980
Redundant;
0835228425
After spending almost 3 months in Depot, started duty (nightshift)on 4 Relief at Bulawayo Central on Xmas Eve of 1976. Spent about a year at Central then went to Sauerstown for about 18 months, and then got the first Wappo posting to Selukwe. Met my ex husband Bert Kriel (ex Support Unit)who was posted at Donga and we married on 1 December 1979. Discharged May of 1980 and came south in October 1981. Been in the recruitment industry for the last 10 years, currently a shareholder and Snr Consultant with a small agency based in Bedfordview.

Updated: 26 June 2016
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Mclennan, George Rodney - London, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8691 - Patrol Officer - Bronze Baton
Joined: 1971 - Squad: 8/1971; served until December 1979
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+4407975809873
Ex Gatooma 1971-1973; Joined Dog Section Salisbury 1973-1979 Known as 'DOMAC' Partner in crime Noddy Noble.
Updated: 16 November 2013
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McMahon, Phil - Brisbane, Australia
Force Number: 10248 - Section Officer
Joined Nov 77 - Squad: 13/77
Date of; served to Dec 1980
Branch Membership: Australia
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Mobile: 0400 783 786
Served Bulawayo Central, PATU, Donnington,BUEU, CPU.Live in Brisbane and loving it, look forward to hearing from old friends and colleagues
Updated: 29 June 2008
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McMillan, Stanley Brian - Cape Town, South Africa
Force Number: 5880 - Superintendent - RGSM; PLSM
Joined: 1 September 1958 - Squad: 7/58; served until 18 June 1980
Branch Membership: Western Cape

Updated: 8 January 2011
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McNarry, Norman - Belfast, UK
Force Number: 10083 - Section Officer - RGSM, GSM(NI),QJM, LSGC, ACSM
Joined 1 June 1976
Date of; served to 12 July 1979

I have recently retired after serving 23 years with the British Army. Although a period of that time was with the Royal Irish Regt 'on the ground' in Northern Ireland I spent the last eight years serving in a counter intelligence role. Having retired I spent my time travelling between Belfast, France and South Africa as I run a battlefield touring company www.fieldsofconflict.co.uk which covers conflicts such as WW1, WW2 and the Anglo-Boer and Zulu wars. I would love to hear from anyone I knew from my time in Bulawayo.
Updated: 19 September 2009
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McTaggart, Roy - Kaiapoi, New Zealand
Force Number: 5425 - Constable
Joined: March 1956 - Squad: 1/1956; served until March 1959
Branch Membership: New Zealand

After BSAP, served in the New Zealand Police for two years. Then went into engineering(mech.) design and worked for the Dept. of Scientific and Industrial Research for 16 years. Retd. in 1995 and now living in Whakatane.
Updated: 15 November 2010
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McWade, Garry - Dublin, Ireland
Force Number: 10244 - Patrol Officer
Joined 09 Dec 1977 - Squad: 11/77
Date of; served to 01 Dec 1981
E-Mail:
26 April 2008
Mead (nee Taylor), Fiona - Wee Waa, NSW, Australia
Force Number: WP323 - W/Patrol Officer
Joined 2 January 1976 - Squad: WPO 1/1976
Date of; served to 1979

Started at Hatfield and then joined CID Central and moved onto CID Masvingo. Ended up marrying a farmer, Martin Mead and did farm in Zimbabwe until two years ago when decided 'time-out' and now trying farming in Australia ?! Love to hear from other WPO's (and others) from my squad, met up with Sue Hill and Pokkie Venter just before we left Zim and we were wondering all of us, what made us join the Police- although we did have fun !!
Mead, Phil - Sevenoaks Weald, United Kingdom
Force Number: 5725 - Section Officer
Joined: June 1957 - Squad: 7/1957; served until October 1968
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Districtman. Stationed at Marandellas,Banket,Sinoia, Kariba. Mashaba & Chibi then to Depot as Q Rep and finally PGHQ/Ordnance Store
Updated: 12 August 2016
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Meekin, Tom - Carrickfergus, Ireland
Force Number: 5615 - Superintendent
Joined: January 1957 - Squad: 1/1957; served until May 1977
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Served mainly Salisbury,laterly Manicaland. Returned to N.Ireland. 1977. Second career in Local Government Assistant Director and General Manager Leisure centres. Retired on pension 1999.
Updated: 21 June 2016
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Mennell, Richard - Blantyre, Malawi
Force Number: 10143 - Patrol Officer - GSM
Joined 4/8/77 - Squad: 8/77
Date of; served to 31/4/80
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+2659966333
After leaving Depot I was posted to Bulawayo for 6 months and then Triangle for the remainder of my service, ultimately running the anti-stock theft unit. After leaving the force I went tobacco farming, (Tengwe, Mt. Darwin and Marondera) I married Susan (Horton) in 1986 and then immigrated to Malawi in 1987. I currently own and run a signage and a payroll company. Susan is employed by CFAO (French motor dealer company) as the regional IT manager.
Updated: 7 February 2009
Mercer, Thomas Alnwick, United Kingdom
Force Number: 4493 - C/Inspector
Joined: 1949; served until 1970
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After retiring from BSAP worked for Ministry of Trade & Commerce in Harare, Bulawayo and Mozambique. After retiring again worked for Canadian High Commission in Harare. Now living at Flat 13, Towergate, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1LE.
Updated: 22 January 2016
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Merris, Tony - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 7717 - Inspector - RGSM
Joined: 14 February 1967 - Squad: 2/1967; served until 30 April 82
Branch Membership: Transvaal Branch
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Stationed Byo Urban most of my service Mzilikazi/Queens Park/Traffic /ic Driving School/ic Highway Patrol/Company Commander Support Unit/Byo Information Room -would love to keep in contact with fellow comrades.
Updated: 12 September 2015
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Michael, Stewart Webb - Nchalo, Malawi
Force Number: 8608 - Inspector - RGSM, ZIM, SM
Joined: 23 February 1971 - Squad: 4/71; served until 9 October 82
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+265999960240
Currently General Manager of Agricane (Malawi) Sugarcane Farming, Crocodile and Game Ranching
Updated: 18 June 2011
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Michelson, Matthew - Lusaka, Zambia
Force Number: 5548 - Inspector
Joined: 23 September 1956 - Squad: 7/1956; served until 4 January 1997

Updated: 5 June 2011
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Millar, Frank Thomas Bloomsbury, Australia
Force Number: 9089 - Patrol Officer
Joined: 18 December 1973 - Squad: 7/1973; served until 17 December 1976
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Updated: 11 July 2015
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Miller, Debbie see Buitendag
Mills, Alan - Cape Town, South Africa
Force Number: 9045 - D/Section Officer - Bonze Baton
Joined: August 1973 - Squad: 6/1973; served until May 1980
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Updated: 26 August 2016
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Mills, Kevin - Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Force Number: 9119 - Patrol Officer RGSM
Joined: January 1974 - Squad: 1/1974; served until Januaty 1977
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0027413730601 - Fax: 0037413730606
I was stationed at Western Commonage, Kezi, Filabusi and Support Unit.
Updated: 1 November 2016
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Millwood (nee van Leeuwen), Sharon - Southampton, United Kingdom
Force Number: WP272 - W/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 6 January 1975 - Squad: 1/1975; served until 5 January 19178
Branch Membership: Matabeleland
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Updated: 25 January 2014
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Milner, Jon - Pottsville Pa., United States
Force Number: 6645 - Inspector
Joined: April 1962 - Squad: 3/1962; served until July 1984

Cadet C 195 from December 1960 to April 1962. Started out as a Cadet, went to a Constable and then to a PO after that changes in rank came a bit slower! Served in Mashonaland (Sinoia, Sipolilo, Wedza, Bindura, Q Rep., Hard Square Training) Manicaland (Umtali Urban and Rural, Sakubva, Headlands, Inyanga, Rusape, Buhera) PATU and Support Unit 'E' Troop. It was all great fun, not to be mis sed for anything. Worked at Swift Transport after leaving and left the country for USA IN 1988. Curently hold position of Security Manager for a shopping center management company based in Bethesda Maryland.

Updated: 2 February 2017
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Milner (nee Colquhoun) , Moira - Airdrie, United Kingdom
Force Number: WP231 - W/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 30 October 1973
Served to 28 February 1978

Was stationed briefly at Mabelreign before depot, then control room 4 relief after passing out, also worked with Lois Dipper in CID Homicide for a while before my last posting at Harare Magistrates Court.
26 April 2008
Milton, Ian Robertson - Tamborine Mountain, Australia
Force Number: 5757 - Constable - Korea; UN and British Army
Joined September 1957
Date of; served to September, 1960
Branch Membership: Australia
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Found out about BSAP while serving as a Patrol Officer in Papua and New Guinea. Done my 'three' with BSAP at training,Depot,then Hartley, Selous and Chakari. Returned to PNG to Native Affairs and then transferred to Police where many ex African Police were serving including ex BSAP. In 1970 returned to Australia with my wife, Rachel, and joined Queensland Govt. Serving in Justice Dept. Retired in 1988 whilst serving in Rockhampton,Qld and in 1994 we moved to Tamborine Mountain and joined the Queensland Branch BSAP Regimental Association through Peter Nortje who also lives on Tamborine Mtn.

Updated: 29 June 2008
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Minchin, Robert Michael Henry - Tarbrax, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8405 and 9042 - Superintendent - RGSM, ZIM; PLSM
Joined: 27 January 1970 and then rejoined 3 September 1973 - Squad: 1/1970; served until 28 February 1985
Branch Membership: United Kingdom

Living in Scotland and together with my wife run the Rhodesians Worldwide Scottish Branch (facebook). Iam a keen motorcyclist and photographer and enjoy amateur mechanics.I do not have a social network profile but can be contacted via my wife's facebook page - Karen Minchin
Updated: 29 February 2012
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Mitchell, Duncan - Nairobi, Kenya
Force Number: 6359 - S/Patrol Officer
Served to March 1964

Joined as a Cadet (C177) in Gwelo 1960. After Depot: Posted to Salisbury Central/Harare/Southerton/CID/Waterfalls
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mitchell, Patrick - Melbourne, Australia
Force Number: - 10181 D/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 3 October 1977; served to 1 May 1980

Suburban Marlborough, Harare. Sub-Aqua. PATU. SB/Pfumo Revanu JOC Fort Vic, Belingwe. CID Fort Vic, CID Harare
Mitchell, Tony - Burton on Trent, United Kingdom
Force Number: 6985 - S/Patrol Officer
Joined June 1963 - Squad: 7/63
Branch Membership: United Kingdom

Stationed Hartley, Gatooma, Salisbury Park.
Updated: 20 February 2010
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Moloney, Peter - Randburg, South Africa
Force Number: 6346 - Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: March 1961 - Squad: 5/1961; served until February 1972
; 082 491 5211
Was a Police Cadet 1960 Frce Number C122, served in Shabani, Midlands, after depot Served in Bulawayo, and attached to Queens Park Police Station, then Bulawayo Central Information Room, follwed by Donningto Police Station, and then Traffic Highway Patrol, till my discharge.
Updated: 14 March 2015
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Molyneaux, Andrew - Hoedspruit, South Africa
Force Number: 9420 - Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: 01 June 1975 - Squad: 5/1975; served until 01 June 1981
Branch Membership: Transvaal

First stationed at Fort Vic Rural - Then to GC with Jock Mitchell in the Mshawasha PPL - Thereafter to Gutu and then to JOC Fort Vic - Then to Nuanetsi until discharge - Look forward to re-establishing old contacts
Updated: 8 September 2010
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Molyneux-Sandwith, Gary - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 9545 - Patrol Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined: January 1976 - Squad: 1/1976; served until May 1981
Branch Membership: Matabeleland Branch
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Updated: 16 January 2016
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Monoyoudis, Fred - London, UK
Force Number: 10486 - D/Patrol Officer - RGSM, ZIM
Joined 10 March 1978 - Squad: 7/1978
Date of; served to 10 May 1981

Updated: 29 June 2008
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Montgomery, Henry Hugh 'Monty' - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 9660 (ex NSPO 901412) - D/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: 1 December 1975; served until 31 December 1980
Branch Membership: Matabeleland
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+2639889643; Fax: +2639881984
Initially Karoi, Trf CID Hre Aug.1977 (Frauds/Drugs/L&O)- SB Ops mainly Mashava area, and Mt Darwin, finally posted permanently to SB Chinhoyi as M-I-C in the wake of D/I Pete Driver mid-1980.
Updated: 28 December 2011
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Moores-Pitt, Brian - Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Force Number: 8458
Joined April 1970; served to November 1976
Branch Membership: Natal
E-Mail:
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Moran, Michael 'Bugs' - Ilkley, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8199 - Patrol Officer - RGSM, RICM, ZIM, ZIM 10YR, ZIM 15YR.
Joined: March 1969 - Squad: 2/1969; served until November 1970
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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+4401943865649
+4407973980445
Stationed at Byo Central 3 Relief, Courts Section and Byo Rural. Joined Rhodesian/Zimbabwe Defence Forces, served at HQ 1,3 and Special Forces Brigades. Last post MTO for 1st Zimbabwe Parachute Battalion, remained on the reserve until 1991. Served as a Police Support Volunteer with West Yorkshire Police for 6 years, retired in 2012.
Updated: 2 February 2017
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Morgan, Alastair Bryce Loch - Devizes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8275/8954 - D/Inspector - RGSM
Joined: June 1969 - Squad: 6/1969; served until May 1980
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Served originally in Fort Vic Rural, Chiredzi and then Salisbury Central, Traffic, CID Crimes of Violence, Fraud Squad, until discharge as Detective Inspector. Served in PATU and SB liaison in Op Repulse, Thrasher and Hurricane. Now self-employed as Taxi driver in Devizes, Wiltshire.
Updated: 5 March 2016
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Morgan, Glyn John - Chiang Mai, Thailand
Force Number: 901604 - Patrol Officer - GSM, ZIM
Joined: January 1976 - Squad: 4/1976; served until February 1977
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Updated: 11 July 2015
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Morgan, Sean Padraig 'Paddy'
- Friedrichshafen, Germany
Force Number: 8365 - RGSM
Joined: 30 December 1969 - Squad: 11/1969; served until transfer to Air Force February 1970

Updated: 26 June 2010


Morland, James Joseph - Mytchett, Camberley, United Kingdom
Force Number: 7628 - Inspector (T) - RGSM
Joined: 1 August 1966; served until January 1970
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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I left South Africa to relocate to the UK In Aprli 2011. Retired and living in Mytchett Surrey. Just loafing and enjoying being close to my family. On Facebook and Twitter also Skype.
Updated: 14 September 2013
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Morley, Dave - Canberra, Australia
Force Number: 10512 - S/Patrol Officer - RGSM; RFM (Aust); ZIM; ADM (Aust)
Joined: 17 April 1978 - Squad: 8/1978; served until 2 May 1981
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Ground Coverage Bikita, Ground Coverage Mpagati (Sub-JOC Chiredzi and Nuanetsi), Ft Vic Rural.
Updated: 23 May 2014
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Morris, Chris - Durban, South Africa
Force Number: 6668 - Superintendent - RGSM; PLSM; ZIM
Joined: 10 May 1962 - Squad: 6/62; served until 1/1/1982
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+27317632433
Born United Kingdom 1943. Moved to Kenya 1953. After attestation served at Fort Rixon, Kezi/Sun Yet Sen,Tuli, Gwanda, Bembesi, Mzilikazi, Kezi (again), Filabusi, Dett, Tjolotjo, Bulawayo Rural.Joined WNLA in RSA in 1982 and served in TRanskei, Swaziland and Botswana before transfer to Jhb Head Office as internal auditor. Retired as Internal Audit Manager in 2000. Spent 4 years managing a private camp in Kruger National Park before fully retirig to Durban.
Updated: 3 December 2011
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Morrish, Richard - Beitbridge, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 8925 - Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: 31 January 1973 - Squad: 2/1973; served until 17 November 1978
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Updated: 15 November 2010
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Mortimer, Michael 'Mick' - Farnham, Surrey, UK
Force Number: 8498 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 11 August 1970 - Squad: 5(?)/70
Date of; served to 30 April 1975

Updated: 29 June 2008
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Morton, Roderick - Manchester, Andorra
Regimental Number: 7423 - Patrol Officer
Joined 7 September 1965
Date of; served to 8 September 1968
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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01492 640359 - Fax: 01942 681313 -office
I served Met. BSAP and Manchester Police from 1961 to 1973 since then, security Consultant United Kingdom, Europe, Eastern Bloc last 17 years own Protocol Security Plc. Would welcome contact from anyone who knew me!
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Moss, Kevin - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 9872 - RGSM; ZIM.
Joined: October 1976 - Squad: NSPO; served until July 1980
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+2782 968 2543
Started as NSPO 902020 and signed up as regular in 1977. Stationed at Sby Central, couple of months at Highlands and then Mabelreign. Member of PATU. Dave Hall and I gained notoriety for crashing our B cars into each other in the Sby Showgrounds. Not surprisingly we both got transferred elsewhere shortly thereafter!
Updated: 2 November 2013
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Moss, Mike - Hamilton, New Zealand
Force Number: 7023 - Patrol Officer - GSM
Joined 10 October 1963 - Squad: 8/63
Date of; served to 10 October 1966
Branch Membership: Natal and United Kingdom

Updated: 29 June 2008
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Mower, Graham - Wellingborough, UK
Force Number: 5497 - Superintendent - PLSM, RGSM
Joined 24 June 1956 - Squad: 5/56
Date of; served to 31 August 1978
Branch Membership: United Kingdom

From Depot posted to Que Que Rural then Umvuma. Exchange transfer to Salisbury Province served there 16 years. Postings included Enquires, Tarffic, Salisbury South, Hatfield and Information Room. Transferred to Bulawayo in 74 posting included Camps, Traffic, Bulawayo West. To UK in 1979 and worked for 23 years with Group 4 carrying out security surveys throughout UK. Retired in 2002
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Muganiwah, Norman Enos - Harare, Zimbabwe
Force Number: 14915 - PLSM; RGSM, Bronze Baton
Joined 28 December 1957 - Squad: 11/1957
Date of; served to 27 December 1977
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Updated: 29 June 2008
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Muir, Desmond - Stamford Bridge, United Kingdom
Force Number: 7243/8496 - S/Patrol Officer
Joined: 12 January 1965 - Squad: 2/1965; served until 1 February 1982
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01759528567
Recruit Squad 2/65. Posted to Salisbury Central Charge Office, walked the beat Posted to Harare, Matapi, Southerton Machapisa. Left the force and then reattested. Posted to Waterfalls and then to the Close Security Unit where I remained up until Mugabe took over the country. I then took over the family farm in Umboe District of Lomagundi where we remained till 2002 and we became one of the many farmers that were trashed and this was when we made the decision to leave the country and move to the U.K. where we are now resident and have been living for the past 12 years. Would like to hear from any old buddies.
Updated: 16 November 2013
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Muir, John - Butterworth, South Africa
Force Number: 7656 - Patrol Officer
Joined 13 December 1966
Date of; served to 12 December 1969
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047-4910458
Ex 8 Squad 66. Would like to hear from old squad mates, esp. Billy Howell, Johnny Murphy, Rich Latilla, Pete Gill etc. I am now living in Butterworth (Transkei) and having had the last two Companies do a 'Wheels Up' on me, have started my own small Computer business.
Updated: 4 April 2010
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Mukosi, George - Harare, Zimbabwe
C/Superintendent
Served until 1991
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+263738388260
Joined the force in 1966 worked in Beitbridge, Gwanda West Nicholson Bulawayo and many other places after 1980 retired in 1991 after holding the office of deputy staff officer to the commissioner
Updated: 14 April 2013
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Mulcahy, Richard Michael - Caledon, South Africa
Force Number: 7494 - D/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 21 November 1965 - Squad: 10/1965; served until 30 November 1970 Branch Membership: Western Cape
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02821-21233 Fax: 0880282121233
Joined as a cadet (C370) in January 1965 at Mabelreign. Sam Williams was m/i/c, Sgt. Bill Royale was 2 i/c. Tony Moorcroft (Cnst) was the ace investigator. From Depot to Charge Office Salisbury, then Information Room, Avondale transferred to CID and served at Property Section, Southerton, Marlborough with Dave Hallward and finally Frauds. Left in 1970, joined Law and Order as PP. Did relief stints at Sinoia and Gatooma but mainly at Forbes Avenue and then Harare. Ranched at Mashaba, was only 'A' reservist on that station. Founder member of PATU after stint in Zwimba in 1966 whilst at Driving School. Re joined in 1976 as S/O (T) based at Hard Square and part of team training Dad's Army. Left in 1978 to join present company.
Updated: 29 February 2012
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Mumberson, Gaven - Olney, UK
Force Number: 111152 - Patrol Officer
Joined 3 January 1980 - Squad: 4/80
Date of; served to 28 October 1981
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Updated: 8 November 2013
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Munro, John 'Cecil' - Bela Bela, South Africa
Force Number: 8714 - Inspector - RGSM, ZIM, Bronze Baton
Joined: December 1971 - Squad: 9/1971; served until July 1982
Branch Membership: Western Cape
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Semi retired on a game estate in the Waterberg & serve on ecology/environmental committee. Just finished building a bush house.
Updated: 9 October 2017
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Murphy, Anthony David - Port St.Mary, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8443 - S/Patrol Officer - RGSM; XYSM; ZIM
Joined: 1970 - Squad: 3/1970; served until 1981
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Updated: 17 February 2013
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Murphy, John - Roodeport, South Africa
Force Number: 7662 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 13 December 1966 - Squad: 8/1966; served until 12 December 1969
Branch Membership: Transvaal
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First stationed at Salisbury Central after being recruited by Fred Punter in Bulawayo. Later tranferred to Salisbury Park. Alan Lane was m.i.c. followed by Paddy Crowe. Any member of Squad 8/66 out there especially like to hear from Sandy Gorrie, Gray Branfield, Billy Howells (who was my best man at my wedding)
Updated: 2 November 2013
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Murray, Bill - Wellington, New Zealand
Force Number: 8363 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 30 December 1969 - Squad: 10/69
Date of; served to 19 December 1975
Branch Membership: New Zealand
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Former friends and colleagues most welcome to look me up.
Updated: 27 October 2007
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Murray, Stephen James - Romsey, United Kingdom
Force Number: 26841Z - Field Reservist
Joined: 1975
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Updated: 23 May 2014
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Myburgh (nee Macdonald), Michele Gail - East London, South Africa
Force Number: WP359 - W/Patrol Officer
Joined: September 1976 - Squad: 1/1977; served until September 1982

Updated: 3 December 2011
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Naismith, Harry - Fife, Scotland
Force Number: 7795 - D/Inspector
Joined: 8 August 1967 - Squad: 6/1967; served until April 1981
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Served in Bulawayo Uniformed Branch & CID; then SB on Op. Hurricane '74-'79; SB Sby 'til discharge.
Updated: 30 September 2011
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Naude, Rodney - Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Force Number: 110732
Joined 3 January 1979 - Squad: 1/79
Date of; served to 28 June 1980

After Morris Depot I was posted to PGHQ for training in the Staff Branch. In 1979 I was posted to the Drill Hall Bulawayo as the Member in Charge Police Reserve Finance, Matabeleland Province. I immigrated to SA in 1987 with my wife and first son. I am married with two sons and live in Pietermaritzburg.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Neale, John - Godalming, United Kingdom
Force Number: 4996 - C/Superintendent
Joined: 14 December 1952 - Squad: 12/1952; served until 8 June 1976
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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Have now retired from the Surrey County Bowling Association Secretaryship after 9 gruelling years and thus telephone contact is now only one number. Now essentially retired almost fully although still very involved with Bowling activities and still Vice Chairman of the Surrey Branch of the International Police Association.
Updated: 16 June 2012
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Nee, John Patrick - St Leonards on Sea, United Kingdom
Force Number: 8495 - D/Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: 8 August 1970 - Squad: 5/1970; served until April 1980
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Started as cadet C657. Went to West Comm, Gatooma Central and Rural, Gwelo Rural, CID Gatooma, CID HQ Admin. CID Salisbury Central, M I/C CID Braeside, CID Law and Order. 10 great years.
Updated: 23 May 2014
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Neil, Frank - Peacehaven, UK
Force Number: 4981 - Constable
Joined 5 October 1952
Date of; served to 4 October 1955
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01273 584092
1st Posting-Matopo (Jack Bowen Sgt i/c abd Don Darkes, Gerry Hawkey,Jock Whitelaw and Monty Issacson.)Then to Inyati( Sam Weller!!!, Tiki Woods, Luke Dancer,Pete Snow) Then to the best posting of all - Nkai with Pat McCulloch Sgt i/c. Then to Canada and now back in the UK.
Updated: 17 May 2008
Neill, Ian - Colchester, United Kingdom
Force Number: 10288 - Section Officer - RGSM; ZIM
Joined 29 December 1977 - Squad:15/77
Date of; served to 28 February 1983
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07814179069
Would like to make comms with old acquaintances
Updated: 9 February 2008
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Nelson, Brennan - Christchurch, New Zealand
Force Number: 902479 - NSPO - RGSM
Joined: 31 March 1978 - Squad: 2/1978; served until 30 June 1979
Branch Membership: New Zealand
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Left Zimbabwe in 1984 for RSA and returned to Zimbabwe in October 1998 and was declared a prohibited immigrant on 9 September 2002. Arrived in New Zealand in February 2003 and I like in Christchurch, Canterbury.
Updated: 1 September 2013
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Nero, Tony - Durban, South Africa
Force Number: 7783 - Superintendent - PLSM, RGSM
Joined 23 June 1967 - Squad: 5/67
Date of; served to 23 June1982
Branch Membership: Natal
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+258823124490
Served in Uniform in Manicaland town and district branches and CID Umtali till 1973. Thereafter in SB and CID Salisbury, Fort Vic/Chiredzi and lastly CID Bulawayo. Moved to RSA with family where engaged in various selling/marketing ventures. Currently in Mozambique running a meat and fish wholesale business in Nampula.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Newing, Austin Kenneth - Wilderness, South Africa
Force Number: 8819 - RGSM, ZIM
Joined: 29 May 1972 - Squad: 4/1972; served until 1977
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I attested in 72 and started as a cadet in Bindura until the intake of 4 squad 72. After depot I wa posted to Belingwe, Gwelo and Salisbury Central. My last two years was served at Morris Depot as an Instructor in the Drill Office under Mike Lambourne. During my time in the foirce I also served in PATU both Midlands and Salisbury.
Updated: 8 September 2010
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Newman, Clive Anthony - Fourways Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 8967 - Section Officer - RGSM; ZIM.
Joined: March 1973 Squad: 3/1973; served until June 1981
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071 350 4064
Presently retired, living in Fourways Johannesburg. Served at Gwelo Central, Umtali Central and Borrowdale Police Station. After leaving BSAP moved to Sasol Secunda to start a new career in electrical engineering. Served approximately 30 years with Sasol, all at the Secunda petrochemical plant and then moved to Johannesburg on retirement. Enjoying a happy and relaxed life here, playing golf and lawn bowls, I'm a happy chappy with two daughters and two grandchildren.
Updated: 6 March 2017
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Newton, Clive - Thrapston, UK
Force Number: 5887 - Superintendent
Joined 29 September 1958 - Squad: 8/58
Date of; served to 28 September 1978
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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01832 735540 - Fax: 01832 735540
Served in Nyasaland, Avondale, Marlborough, Information Room, Que Que, Umtali, Sakubva, Mukumbura, Gwelo, PGHQ, Fort Victoria
Updated: 8 November 2009
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Nichols,Arthur Stephen 'Steve' - Rochester, United Kingdom
Force Number: 9190 - Section Officer - RGSM ZIM
Joined: May 1977; served until 1980
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Most of the time in Byo West Comm Kazi and Mpilo
Updated: 23 May 2014
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Nicholls, Graham Michael - Johannesburg, South Africa
Force Number: 7958 - Inspector - RGSM; ZIM; XYSM
Joined: 9 April 1968 - Squad: 4/1968; served until 13 January 1982
Branch Membership: Transvaal

Served in Bulawayo (CPU and drugs squad) then Essexvale, Inyati, Mphoengs, Buhera, Rusape and Inyanga. Now in South Africa as risk manager MEA for global IT company but also have my own company, consulting companies and individuals in labour law as well as management & leadership training.
Updated: 26 June 2010
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Nicolaidis, Costa - Toronto, Canada
Force Number: 10375 - Patrol Officer
Joined: January 1978 - Squad: 3/1978; served until February 1980
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905-887-4689 - Fax: 905-887-9317 I would like to make contact with anyone who served with me or remembers me. I served at Bulawayo Central until I left for Canada. I left great memories behind
Updated: 8 January 2011
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Nieuwoudt, Herman - East London, South Africa
Force Number: 6995 - Patrol Officer
Joined: March 1963 - Squad: 8/1963; served until September 1970
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After discharge, joined Rhodox in 1971 in Gweru and subsequently transferred to Afrox Witbank in SA, where I completed 31 years service in the gas industry. Taking early retirement from Afrox in 2002, I started a small but very profitable embroidery business from home. This built a small granny cottage on my daughters property in East London where we have been living ever since.
Updated: 21 June 2016
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Nienaber, Ben - Irene, Centurion, Pretoria, South Africa
Force Number: 10260 - Patrol Officer - RGSM, ZIM.
Joined 29 December 1977 - Squad: 14/77
Date of; served to 31 December 1979
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+27 11 608 0955 - Fax: +27 11 608 1104
Joint owner of British International Removals, based in Jhb. Married Pippa (Calder) and have 3 kids, Bradley 19, Lauren 16 and Kendall-Leigh 14. Remember with fond memories our times of bunking Depot to consume many chubulies at Club Tomorrow (Mangwana). Was posted to 3 Relief Salisbury Central, and S.I.S. Ruangwe. Would love to catch up with old squad/force mates.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Norris, Gordon - Newtownards, United Kingdom
Force Number: 5508 - C/Inspector - PLSM, RGSM, ZIM
Joined 24 June 1956 - Squad: 5/1956
Date of; served to 24th July 1976
Branch Membership: United Kingdom
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028 91810483
Served in District at Norton,Macheke,Umvukwes, Hartley,Chipinga,Penhalonga,Q-Rep. Umtali,Belingwe and Victoria Falls.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Norris, James William - Woodbridge, Great Britain
Force Number: PR2220
Joined 25 October 1948; served to 31 December 1961
Branch Membership: United Kingdom

Officer Commanding Police Reserve Manicaland Province.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Norris, Jeremy James - St Petersburg, Florida, United States
Force Number: 5649
Joined: 1 March 1957; served until 1 February 1960
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727 3844908
Post discharge, worked in industry in Brazil for Coats and Clark as a Management Trainee. To Florida in 64 where I took a BA degree in Psychology and later a Master's In Psychiatric Social Work. Retired from the State of Florida after 30 years as a Probation Officer. I'm currently retired. Would like to connect with any one who served with me in Umtali and Salisbury and know how you fared or any of my contemporaries.
Updated: 8 January 2011
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North, Chris - Auckland, New Zealand
Force Number: 6516 - Constable
Joined: November 1961 - Squad: 13/1961; served until November 1964
Branch Membership: New Zealand
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+64(0)22 1949267
After depot,was stationed at Salisbury Main Stn , Southerton,Machipisa and lic.and drugs Salisbury South. After discharge,worked for my family in mining equipment manufacturing.started a business in Mtubatuba,zululand and left RSA in '95 and lived on a sail boat for a few years. Now living in the Usa and involved in exoprt of sugar factory equipment.
Updated: 12 August 2016
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Nortier, Chris - Port Edward, South Africa
Force Number: C839 & 9398 - Section Officer - RGSM, ZIM
Joined: 1974 - Squad: 7/1974; served until 1984
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0822990664
As a Cadet I served in C.P.U Salisbury. After Depot I served a brief period in Salisbury Control Room, then F.I.C . Then Penhalonga, Ruda, Umtali Cntral, Nyanyadzi and finally Chipinga
Updated: 12 August 2016
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Nortier, Rheeder 'Red' - Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Force Number: 8366 - Section Officer - RGSM
Joined: 30 December 1969 - Squad: 11/1969; served until 30 December 1979
Branch Membership: Natal Midlands
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033 3442930;
083 233 0990;
Stationed, Tjolotjo. Wankie district, Byo Rural.,CID Byo, discharge from Tjolotjo 30/12/79, qualified as electrician 1986, now self employed Pietermaritzburg
Updated: 12 September 2015
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Nortje, Ben - Pietersburg, South Africa
Force Number: 9146 - S/Patrol Officer - RGSM, ZIM
Joined January 1974 - Squad: 2/74
Date of; served to March 1980
Redundant;
082 906 4707 - Fax: 015 - 290 5401
I was stationed at Gwelo, then transfered to Chakari, then for my final few months back to Gwelo. I now reside in Pietersburg, S.A. and am the Maintenance Manager at Meropa Casino and Entertainment World ( Sun International Group), Pietersburg, Northern Province
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Nortje, Peter - Eagle Heights, Australia
Force Number: 6303 - Constable
Joined 13 February 1961- Squad: 3/1961
Date of; served to 20 November 1964
Branch Membership: Australia
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(07) 55450066
Spent most of the time in Harare and Salisbury Information Room. Now living on Mount Tamborine, Queensland, Australia.
Updated: 20 September 2008
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Norton, Mike - Somerset West, South Africa
Force Number: 9046 - Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined 14 0ctober 1973 - Squad: 6/73
Date of; served to 14 0ctober 76

Served 1 year uniform branch, Bulawayo/Binga/Mtoko. Then team A Kotwa GC. Retired ex Beatrice, but immediatly called up SB (Resevist) Mukumbura. Continued SB at Goromonzi, then Enterprise Base(On Shamva Road 25 Km from Salisbury until Feb 1980. Short time CIO reservist 1980/81 then called it a day. Left Zimbabwe March 2002 for Capetown.
Updated: 29 June 2008
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Nunes D'Araujo, Alberto 'Al' - Kranspoort, Mpumalanga, South Africa
Force Number: 7201 - S/Patrol Officer - RGSM
Joined: 2 December 1964 - Squad: 8/1964; served until 2 October 1969

Byo driving school, Que Que Rural I/C Dave Legeurn, Silobela I/C Mike Arton-White, Zhombe I/C Dave Tippets, Que Que Rural, Rusape. Retired to the bush
Updated: 17 February 2013
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