|Full name||Kerry Victor Joseph|
|Date of birth||1948|
|Date of death||18 December 1991(aged 43)|
|Rugby World Cup
Fitzgerald took up refereeing in 1977, making his international debut in 1984 in a match between New Zealand and Fiji in Suva.
For the first Rugby World Cup in 1987 he was one of two Australian referees selected. Fitzgerald created controversy during a semifinal between New Zealand and Wales when he sent off Welsh player Huw Richards after he had been knocked unconscious. He went on to referee the World Cup Final.
Fitzgerald collapsed and died in his office on 18 December 1991.