Norm Hutchings

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Norm Hutchings

Postby phpadmin » Tue Jan 28, 2014 7:52 pm


Service Number - R/93380 :
Date of birth - 26 Jul 1945 :
Place of birth - SUBIACO WA :
Place of enlistment - FREMANTLE : 12/7/1961 - 12 years - 3rd JRTE intake in 1961
Norm Crossed the Bar on 14th January 2014 - Age 68 yrs young after a lengthy hard battle with liver Cancer.

About 200 mourners attended a farewell service for ex-LTO Norman Graham HUTCHINGS, held on Monday 20th January at the Oakwood Funeral Home in Booragoon WA.
The service was led by Chaplain Robert Graue, RANR.
Tributes were read by the Padre on behalf of the family & Geoff Hickling.
Allan Rogers (RANCBA) gave a moving personal tribute to his old friend & colleague.
A large group remained after the service to share memories & tall tales (all true!) about a really good hand.
Norm joined with the 3rd JRTE intake in 1961, serving in Leeuwin, Cerberus, Supply, Vampire, Leeuwin, Brisbane & DEE Leeuwin.

ex LTO Hutchings.jpg
Young and Old Norm

Vale Norm Hutchings,
Lest We Forget

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