Fred Thompson passed away on 7th April 2019 after a long illness. He was a long serving member of the Australian Legion and was actively involved in the community.
Fred was the President and a Life member of the Willoughby Sub-Branch of the Australia Legion of ex-Service Men and Women, and a State Councillor and Life member of the Australia Legion of Ex-Service Men and Women. He also served as a Vice President on State Council.
He was also a Committee member of the Chatswood RSL Sub-Branch and the Trustee of the Remembrance Garden Chatswood.
Fred was a long-serving President of North Sydney Junior Rugby League and was a Director of North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club until his passing. He was a Director of the North Sydney League’s Club Limited from 2001, a Delegate to Club New South Wales as well as a Delegate to League’s Club Australia.
Fred is a Life member of the North Sydney Junior Rugby League, the North Sydney District Rugby League Football Club, the New South Wales Rugby League and North Sydney League’s Club Limited. Additionally, Fred was Awarded a Medal for Australia Sports.