Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

TRAGIC DEATH OF TWO SOLDIERS

August 30, 2021

Labor expresses our deepest sympathy after the announcement that two soldiers have died in an army vehicle crash near Townsville this afternoon.

This is tragic news and we extend our condolences to their family, friends and colleagues for this devastating loss.

Whether in combat or in training, the tasks our troops undertake can be dangerous and we express our gratitude for their service to our nation and convey our thanks and appreciation for their work.

WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST