|Vale Oscar Pomroy|
Vale Oscar (Ossie) Pomroy NX202915
Ossie's son has notified that Ossie passed away on the 31st January, 2015 at Coffs Harbour at the age of 90 after a long illness.
Ossie was born on the 15th February, 1924 and enlisted at Lismore NSW on the 12th January, 1944. He was discharged on the 18th September, 1946 having served in B Troop 2/10 Commando Squadron. On discharge Ossie had achieved the rank of Warrant Officer Class 2. Post war Ossie served in the NSW Police Force rising to the rank of Chief Inspector.
More details of Ossie's war service are available from his profile on the Regimental Rolls here, including an excerpt from Shawn O'Leary's book 'To the Green Fields Beyond.'
Our thoughts and prayers are with Ossie's family and friends.
The following notice appeared was obtained from the website of the Coffs Coast Advocate