Brian James Smart, ex warrant officer [4 June 1928-20 October 2017]

Brian joined the RAF Police in 1946, and his first duties were in Occupation Germany.  He also served in served in Rhodesia, Cyprus, Aden, the Persian Gulf, Malta and Singapore, with many postings in the UK

A policeman of high calibre he was trained on basic duties, special investigations and counter intelligence.   Loyal and trustworthy he gave 36 years of valued  service to the Royal Air Force and retired on  4th June 1983 settling in Devon with his wife Vicky  –  Brian leaves wife Vicky, 4 children, 4 grandsons, and 7 grandchildren  RIP.

The South West Area Branch of the RAF Police Association attended Brian's Funeral at which George Poad paraded the SWAB Standard.  Brian was not a member of the Association but many of us will remember him.