Vale – Ron Perkins


Maurie Pears has advised that sadly Ron Perkins, our distinguished Korean War Veteran comrade and pioneer member of 3 RAR passed away after a long illness at 1900 last night 14th April 2019.

“I have conveyed our condolences to June through Ray Deed, who will notify us of funeral arrangements as soon as available.

He will be sadly missed by all who shared the pleasure of his company.

The members of the Korean War Association are devastated.

Ron was with us at the opening night at Beenleigh RSL and has been a constant attendance each year at Cascade since 2009.

Duty Done. “

Ron’s military history is recorded in this interview in 2003


  1. les turner says

    DOROTHY and MYSELF were very sad to hear of the passing of one of the 3rd BATTALIONS staunches member. RON was always available to help out whenever help was needed,especially on KAPYONG day and KOREAN VETERANS DAY.To JUNE we pass on our CONDOLENCE to you and family. REGARDS LES(SHORTY) TURNER DOROTHY TURNER