Senior Constable Clarence PiriePrint Page
The Clarence Pirie Memorial Park commemorates Senior Constable Clarence Pirie who died from gunshot wounds when attempting to arrest two juvenile car thieves in October 1960.
|Address:||Glen Davis Road, Clarence Pirie Memorial Park, Capertee, 2846|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.143736|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Sub-Theme:||Government - State|
|Actual Event STart Date:||13-October-1960|
|Actual Event End Date:||13-October-1960|
Clarence Pirie Memorial Park
This plaque has been erected to perpetuate the memory of Senior Constable Clarence Roy Pirie
In recognition of his ultimate sacrifice when he died as a result of gunshot wounds sustained when arresting two juvenile car thieves at Jews Creek on the 13th October 1960.
"To everything there is a season and a time for every person under the heaven"