With Our Deepest Sympathy

Official portrait of Lance Corporal Jack Fitzgibbon.

2nd Commando Regiment soldier Lance Corporal Jack Fitzgibbon has died following injuries he sustained during a parachuting incident on the 6th of March 2024.

‘We are never ready to say good-bye to someone. 

The Military Ordinariate extends our sympathy in this sad time where feelings will be especially tough.

Wishing your family, friends and the Defence community comfort and strength for the days and weeks ahead.

We’ll be praying for all of you.’

Thank you Lance Corporal Jack Fitzgibbons for your Service.


Contact the Defence Member and Family Helpline to access the Bereavement Support Team.

The Helpline call centre is available 24-7 and is staffed by qualified human services professionals including social workers and psychologists.

Please call 1800 624 608