- Vale Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
Published: 09 Sep 2022 01:08pm
Statement for Fire and Rescue NSW Commissioner Paul Baxter QSO
On behalf of Fire and Rescue NSW, I wish to express my heartfelt condolences on the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.
The late Her Majesty was an extraordinary and well-respected leader during her 70-year reign and she leaves behind an exceptional legacy of duty and service.
Her passing is a profound loss that will be felt throughout Australia, the Commonwealth and the world, and our hearts go out to our British colleagues during this sad time.
Our deepest sympathies to the late Her Majesty’s family as they mourn the loss of their mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Updated: 09 Sep 2022 01:08pm
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