Josh Solomon Joshua, Asst Superintendent of Police
Mr. Josh Solomon Joshua was born on 27 February 1920 Calcutta, India. He was the eldest son of Solomon and Helen Joshua. He was married to Ramah Elias on 6th June 1943 at Magen David Synagogue Calcutta, India.
He went to Dux St Xavier`s College, Senior Cambridge, Dec 1935. He recieved his bachelor of Science with Honours from the University of Calcutta in March, 1940.
Having finished college he started training at Police Officers`Training College at Sardah, from 1st April 1941. He held the rank of a gazetted Officer of the Civil Government of Bengal in the Indian Police with the appointment of Assistant Superintendent of Police. He was later promoted to the Superintendent of Police and was posted in Darjeeling during his tenure.
Josh passed away on 9th August 2005 Melbourne, Australia, where he had moved to in 1949.