GENERAL JM KEEVY
Commissioner of the South African Police from 1962 to 1968
General JM Keevy is one of Gill College’s renowned alumni. He joined the S.A. Police in 1929 and obtained officer’s rank in 1934. He acquired the BA Degree (Economy) in 1951. He was the Commissioner of Police from September 1962 to September 1968. He was the last Lieutenant General to become Commissioner before being promoted to the rank of General. He opened the “new” SA Police Museum in Pretoria on 23 September 1968.
Genl. Keevy is op 14.9.1908 te Somerset-Oos gebore, het op 7.2.29 by die Mag aangesluit en was op die volgende plekke gestasioneer:
Op 19.12.36 is hy met mej. Marthina Johanna Maria Stolz in die huwelik bevestig.
Die volgende medaljes is aan hom toegeken:
Bron: SARP, October 1968: 31
1913 - 1994