Peter Allum

Peter Kevin Allum (1926 - 2015)

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Peter Kevin Allum
Born in Isleworth; United Kingdommap
Brother of [private sister (1920s - unknown)] and [private sister (1920s - unknown)]
Husband of — married in Salisbury, Southern Rhodesiamap
[children unknown]
Died in Carltonville, South Africamap
Profile last modified | Created 22 Jun 2018
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Categories: Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm | BSA Police | Commissioners, BSA Police.


Birth and Upbringing: Born 1926, Isleworth, United Kingdom and educated Gunnersby Catholic Grammar School.
Vocation: Allum served in Fleet Air Arm before attesting into the BSA Police as a trooper in April 1946; Reg. No. 3939. Served almost entire career within the CID at Beitbridge (Immigration), Umtali, Salisbury, Bulawayo and Gwelo stations. He was commissioned in 1960. Appointed provincial commander (PCIO) CID Midlands Province in 1963 and the Salisbury and Mashonaland Province in 1967. On 1 October 1970 became Officer Commanding CID. Promoted to Deputy Commissioner (Crime and Security) 7 February 1974. He served until June 1982 retiring with the rank of Commissioner.
Honours and Awards: Awarded PCD 1973; OLM 1976; CLM; 1978; CPM; and PLSM.
Demise: Peter Allum died in South Africa on 17 April 2015. [1] [2].


  1. Andrew Field: BSA Police Commissioners BSAP Website
  2. Obituary Notice Outpost Magazine: Journal of the BSA Police

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