Vale – Lieutenant Colonel Gordon Robert Hill AM

Gordon Hill (11 Jan 50 – 3 Feb 22) passed away in Canberra on 3 Feb after battling a long illness.

A funeral service acknowledging Gordon’s life will be conducted at the RMC Duntroon Chapel on Tuesday, 15 February 2022 commencing at 1100hrs. Details of live streaming will be advised when finalised.

Gordon was a gentleman of true substance, intellect, and integrity, and a soldier’s soldier.

His Military Service included:

RMC Class of 1971

2PIR – Wewak PNG

3RAR

7th Duke of Edinburgh’s Own Gurkha Rifles – Hong Kong/UK

RMC Coy Comd

1 Cdo Regt

UNTSO

SASR

CO 3RAR December 1989-August 1991.

Comments

  1. Stephen Evans says

    Very sorry to hear of Gordon Hill’s passing and my sincere condolences to his family. I had the pleasure of working for him when he was CO 3 RAR and can concur that he was always a gentleman of true substance, intellect, and integrity.

  2. Edward Blacker says

    He was my platoon commander, Mortars, early 70’s. A great bloke