WO2 John James (Fitz) Fitzpatrick
The Association regrets to advise the passing of WO2 John James (Fitz) Fitzpatrick who died on Friday 10 August in Beaufort Victoria. John served in the Regiment around the period 1961 to 1966/67. He served with A Squadron 3 Cavalry Regiment in South Vietnam from January 1968 to January 1969. He was a long term member of the Association, a member of the 1st Armoured Regiment Family, the Royal Australian Armoured Corps and the Australian Army. May he rest in peace in the green fields beyond. The passing of a gentleman.
His funeral is to be held at John the Baptist Catholic Church in Beaufort at 2.00 pm Wednesday 22 August 2018. Medals to be worn. Wearing of Black Berets highly desirable, but not mandatory.
Russ James, Secretary 1st Armoured Regiment Association Inc.
Anyone planning to attend John's Funeral at Beaufort, please contact Russ James at Secretary@paratus.org.au