In memory

This section is available to publish obituaries and funeral details of alumni as they come to hand.

Should you become aware that an alumnus has passed away, please contact us with details so that we can publish the information for the benefit of members.

A suitable photograph can be included if available.

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Vale Dr Michael Skinner

April 03, 2019

"We were very sad to receive news on Monday of the passing of Dr Michael Skinner of the Aerospace Division’s Human Factors Group. Mike died peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.

The funeral will be held for Mike at 1100 next Thursday the 11th of April at the Saint Joan of Arc church in Brighton, Victoria.

Best Regards

Dr Christopher Best

Vale Dr Hugh Crone—1936-2018

December 12, 2018

Dr Hugh Crone passed away on the 3rd December 2018. Hugh, apart from being my uncle, was a Research Leader at Aeronautical and Maritime Research Laboratory (Maribyrnong, Vic). He retired from (the then) DSTO in 1997 after over 30 years of service.

Hugh’s  funeral will be held at 10 am Tuesday 18th December at the Montsalvat Arts Centre, 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham Vic. Current and past DST employees are welcome. Please join the family for refreshments following the service

This announcement of his passing was posted in the Age today:

Vale Dr Terry Moon

June 20, 2018

Dr Terry Moon passed away today, 20 June 2018, after a battle with cancer. The family is planning a private ceremony in Tasmania.

Vale Wynford Connick – A visionary defence science leader

February 07, 2018

Former Director of Defence laboratories at Maribyrnong and Fishermans Bend Wynford Connick passed away on 14 September 2017 in Melbourne.