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ADMIRALS OF THE RAN


Rear Admirals
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Gatacre, Galfrey George Ormond, CBE 1960 DSO 1953 DSC 1941, 1942; b. 11 Jun. 1907 Wooroolin, Qld; educ. Brisbane Boys Coll.; entered RAN Coll. 1921; Midshipman 1925; 1939-45 War (North Sea, Atlantic, Mediterranean, Pacific, MID 1940); CO Arunta 1945-47; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1949-50; Imperial Def. Coll. 1951; Korea (CO Anzac 1952-53); Aust. Naval Attache USA & Canada 1953-55; CO Melbourne 1955-57; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1957-58; Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1959; Head, Aust. Joint Services Staff Washington 1960-61; Second Naval Member ANB & Chief of Naval Personnel 1962; Flag Officer-in-charge East Aust. Area 1963-64 (retd.); Dir. Gen. Electric Co. (Aust.); d. 11 Aug. 1983 Eastwood, Sydney

Gates, Raydon William, AO 2005 CSM 1994; b. 1 Jan. 1952 Perth; educ. Governor Stirling High Sch, WA; entered RAN Coll. 1972, grad. 1974; Exec. Offr. Swan; CO Canberra 1991-93 (Op. Damask VI in Red Sea); Dir. Surface & Air Warfare, Maritime HQ; CO Adelaide 1995-97 (recd. French Order of Maritime Merit); Dir. Naval Offrs Postings 1997-99; Dir-Gen. Career Management Policy, Dept. of Def. 1999-2000; Comdr. Aust. Def. Coll. 2001-02 (as Rear-Adm); Maritime Comdr. Aust 2002-04; Head, Aust. Def. Staff & Def. Attache Washington 2004-

George, Frank Leveson, CBE 1964 AM 1982; b. 15 Mar. 1910 Wollstonecraft, Sydney; educ. Cranbrook Sch Edgecliff, Sydney; entered RAN Coll. 1924; Midshipman 1928; served Cerberus 1936-38; 1939-45 War (Voyager 1939-40, Naval Asst. to Dir. of Engr 1940-43, Australia 1944-45, Officer-in-Charge Captain Cook Dock Sydney 1945-46); Principal Overseer Newcastle Dockyard 1946; Imperial Defence Coll. 1959; Cmdre Supt. of Training Cerberus 1960-62; Gen. Mgr Garden Is. Dockyard 1962-63; Third Naval Member ANB and Chief of Naval Tech. Services 1963-67 (retd.); d. 12 May 1992 Canberra

Gilmore, Steven R., AM 2006 CSC 2000; b. ?; joined RAN as Cadet Midshpmn 1977; rec'd Bridge Watchkeeping Cert. 1983, served in Stalwart; Exec. Offr. in Townsville 1985-86; did three consecutive sea postings as PWO(A)/Ops. Offr. in RAN and RAN ships; Fleet Gunnery Offr. in Sea Trg Gp 1992-94; Exec. Offr. Melbourne 1994-96; RAN LO at US Navy Doctrine Comd, Norfolk, Va.; Comdr Plans, Maritime HQ, 1998-99; CO Arunta 2000-01; attended Aust. Def. Coll. 2002; Dir., Maritime Combat Devel., ADF HQ, 2002-05; Dir-Gen. Navy Strat. Pol. & Futures at Navy HQ 2005-07 (deployed Persian Gulf in comd coalition TF58 Apr-Aug 05); Comdr Navy Systems Comd 2007- (prom. Rear-Adm Jun 2008)

Gladstone, Geoffrey Vernon, AO 1975 DSC 1944, 1952; b. 27 Jan. 1921 Wagin, WA; educ. Guildford Gram. Sch Perth; entered RAN Coll. 1935; Midshipman 1939; 1939-45 War; Korea (Exec. Officer Warramunga 1950-51, US Bronze Star 1955); Comdr RAN Coll. 1955-57; Asst. Head, Aust. Joint Service Staff London 1965-66; CO Melbourne 1970; Head, Aust. Defence Staff UK 1971-73; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1974-75; Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1975-77 (retd. 1978); d. 7 Sep. 1999 Sydney

Glass, Hon. Justice Harold Hyam, AO 1988; b. 21 Aug. 1918 Sydney; educ. Sydney High Sch, Sydney Univ. (BA, LLB); Lieut. RANVR 1942-46, served in 1939-45 War (Shropshire, Australia, USS Waratah); Judge Supreme Court NSW 1973, Judge of Appeal Court NSW 1974-87; Judge Advocate General for RAN (as Rear Adm.) 1978-83; d. 29 Mar. 1989 Sydney

Goldrick, James Vincent Purcell, AM 2004 CSC 2001; entered RAN Coll. 1974, grad. BA (UNSW); M. Litt. (UNE); CO Cessnock, CO Sydney 1999-2000; Dir. Sea Power Centre 2000; Comdr Aust TG and Multinational Interception Force, Persian Gulf, 2002; Dir-Gen. Mil. Strat., Dept of Def.; Comdt Aust. Def. Force Acad. 2004-06; Dir-Gen Coastwatch, Aust. Customs Service, & Commander Jt Offshore Protection Comd (as RAdm) 2006-

Graham, William David Hamilton, CBE 1967; b. 3 Sep. 1916 Esk, Qld; educ. C of E Boys Sch, Toowoomba, and Southport Sch, Qld; joined RAN 1934; Captain Port of Sydney 1963-65; Fourth Naval Member ANB 1966-72; Flag Officer-in-Charge East Aust. Area 1972-73 (retd.); d. 30 Aug. 1993 Canberra

Griffiths, Guy Richmond, AO 1979 DSO 1968 DSC 1945; b. 1 Mar. 1923 Manly, Sydney; educ. W. Maitland Jnr Tech. Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1937; Midshipman 1940; 1939-45 War (HMS Repulse 1941, HMS Revenge 1941-42, HMAS Shropshire 1943-45); specialised in gunnery 1946; served in Sydney 1950-52 (incl. Korea), Anzac 1952-53 (incl. Korea), Melbourne 1955-56; Fleet Ops. Officer 1956-58; CO Parramatta 1961-62; Dir. Tactics & Weapons Policy, Naval Staff, 1963-65; CO Hobart 1965-67 (incl. Vietnam); Naval Adviser to CNS Royal Malaysian Navy 1967-69; Imperial Def. Coll. 1970; Dir-Gen. Ops & Plans 1971-73; CO Melbourne 1973-75; Chief of Naval Personnel 1976-78; Flag Officer Naval Support Comd 1979-80 (retd.)

Hammond, Nicholas David Hunten, AO 1993; b. 13 Jan. 1945 Market Bosworth, Eng; settled in Aust. 1949; educ. St. Bede's Coll., Vic; entered RAN Coll. 1960, grad. 1963; served in Vendetta, Derwent & Hobart (incl. in Vietnam War); attended RN Engineering Coll. (B.Sc. 1967); RMIT (Grad. Dip. Computing Studies 1976); attended Canadian Nat. Def. Coll. 1988-89; Dir. ANZAC Ship Project 1990-92; Asst. Chief of Naval Staff Materiel 1992-94; transferred to RAN Reserve Jan. 1995; First Asst. Sec. Def. Materiel, Dept. of Def. 1995-96 (retd.); Managing Dir. Celsius Tech Aust. 1997, then SAAB Systems (retd. Feb. 2003) ; d. 12 Oct. 2003 Adelaide

Hancock, Ronald Maxwell, AM 2006; b. 27 Aug. 1956 Vic?; educ. Vic & Qld; entered RAN Coll. 1972, grad.1976; attended RN Princ. Warfare Offrs course in UK, 1984, spec. in ASW; spent two years as Ops Offr in RN frigate in Arabian Sea during Iran-Iraq war; Exec. Offr, HMAS Derwent; CO Buccaneer; CO Melbourne; training staff, HMAS Watson base; Dir., Naval Pers Management, 1997-98; Dir., Warfare Pol. & Doctrine–Navy, 1998-99; Chief Staff Offr to Chief of Navy, 1999-2000; Dep. Maritime Comdr, 2000-2001; Cmdre Flotillas, 2002; Dir-Gen. Coastwatch (as RAdm.) 2002-04; Dep. Chief of Navy 2004-06 (retd.)

Harries, David Hugh, CB 1960 CBE 1952; b. 27 Jun. 1903 Kew, Melbourne; educ. Melbourne C of E Gram. Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1917; Midshipman 1921; 1939-45 War (CO HMS Seagull 1939-40, HMS Niger 1940-41; Naval Attache Washington 1941-42; Exec. Officer Shropshire 1942-44; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1944-45); CO Australia 1945-46, Hobart 1946-47; Korea (CO Sydney 1951-52, US Legion of Merit 1954); CO RAN Coll. 1952; Second Naval Member ANB 1952-53; Head, Aust. Joint Services Staff Washington 1953-55; Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1956-58, Flag Officer-in-Charge East Aust. Area 1958-60 (retd.); d. 6 Jul. 1980 Bellevue Hill, NSW

Harrington, Charles Simon Hastings, AM 2000; b. 19 Feb. 1948 Melbourne; educ. Melbourne Gram. Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1963; CO Adelaide 1992-93; Dep. Dir. Studies, Aust. Coll. Def. Strategic Studies 1994-96; Dir-Gen. Recruiting 1996-97; Support Comdr. (Navy) 1997-99; Head Aust. Def. Staff Washington 1999-2002 (US Legion Of Merit (Offr) 2002) (retd.)

Holthouse, David Guy, AO 1990; b. 16 Jan. 1936 Port Hedland, WA; educ. Guildford Gram. Sch, Perth; entered RAN Coll. 1950; Vietnam (Engr. Officer Hobart 1968 (ship damaged), Naval Board commendation); CO Nirimba 1978-80; Dir-Gen. Fleet Maintenance 1981-84; Naval Attache Washington & Naval Adviser Aust. High Comm. Ottawa (Canada) & CO Waratah 1985-87; Chief of Naval Engineering 1987; Asst. Chief Naval Staff (Logistics) & Chief Naval Engr. 1988-89; Asst. Chief Naval Staff (Personnel) 1989-91; Support Comdr. (Navy) 1991-93 (retd.)

Horton, Anthony Rockley, AO 1988 (AM 1981); b. 9 Jul. 1934 Sydney; educ. N. Sydney Tech. High Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1948; CO Vampire 1976-77, Hobart 1979-80, RAN Coll. 1980-83; Dir-Gen. Plans & Policy 1983-86; Chief of Navy Personnel 1986-87; Comdr. Naval Support Comd 1988-91 (retd.)

Hughes, Owen John, AO 1989 (AM 1983); b. 27 Aug. 1935 Waikerie, SA; educ. Adelaide High Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1951; Asst. Dir. Naval Comms. Design 1974-77; Supt. Aircraft Maintenance & Repair 1978-79; Dir. Naval Aircraft Engr 1979-80; Dir. Aircraft Carrier Project 1981-83; Dir-Gen. Naval Production 1983-85; Dir. Submarine Project 1985-93 (retd.)

Hunt, Anthony Lancaster, AO 1991 (AM 1985); b. 14 Jul. 1938 Melbourne; educ. Gawler High Sch, SA; entered RAN Coll. 1954; served in Swan, Queenborough, Melbourne, Duchess; Dir. Navy Helicopter Project 1981-85; Dep. Chief of Naval Materiel 1986; Asst. Chief Naval Staff (Material) 1989-93; Flag Officer Naval Support Comd 1993-95 (retd.); Chrmn Def. & Ind. Study Course NSW 1998-2000

James, Peter Harrington, AM 1986; qualified as a Torp. Anti-Sub. Offr; CO Curlew, Stuart, Torrens, and Supply 1979-80; CO 3rd Destroyer Sqn; prom. RAdm; Hd. Ops. Defence ICT 2008-

Jones, Peter David, DSC 2003 AM 2002; entered RANC 1974; CO Melbourne; Dir. Naval Strat. & Futures; Comdr TG 633.1 & Coalition Maritime Interception Force (Op Falconer); Navy Systems Comdr; prom. RAdm & Hd Info Capability Management Div. 2007-

Kennedy, Philip Graham Newman, AO 1987 (AM 1984); b. 22 Feb. 1931; educ. Sacred Heart Coll., SA; entered RAN Coll. 1949; specialised as Torpedo & Anti-Submarine Officer; Exec. Officer Vampire 1965, Brisbane 1967, RAN Coll. 1969-70; CO Parramatta 1971, Hobart 1977-79, Fleet Office 1972-74; Project Dir., Naval Combat Data Systems 1974-77; Comdt Joint Services Staff Coll. 1981-83, Dep. Fleet Comdr 1984; Chief of Naval Op. Requirements & Plans 1984-87 (retd.)

Lamacraft, Richard; b. 26 May 1948 Sunbury-on-Thames, Eng; settled in Aust. 1953; educ. Launceston Church Gram. Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1964; Royal Engr. Coll. Plymouth UK 1968-72; Snr. Engr Officer Melbourne 1978; Dir. Destroyer Escort Modernisation Project 1982; two years exchange with RN as Naval Engr Overseer Newcastle on Tyne UK 1985-87; Mktg. Officer Inshore Minehunter Project 1987; Dep. Dir. Fleet Engr. Policy (Ships Systems) 1987; Dir. Fleet Engr. Policy 1988; Dir. Naval Logistic Policy 1989; Chief Staff Officer to Asst. Chief of Naval Staff (Materiel) 1991; Dir. Aust. Frigate Project 1991, ANZAC Ship Project 1992; Dir-Gen. Intelligence Ops. 1998; Dir. Aust. Imagery Orgn. 1998; Head Systems Acquisitions (Maritime & Ground) 1999-

Lloyd, Stephen John, AO 1978; b. 15 Jun. 1923; educ. Bryanston Sch & Bristol Univ.; 1939-45 war (served 1st Battalion Cameronians, India 1942-43); joined RAN 1952, Med. Officer at Finders Naval Depot; MO in Barcoo, Condamine and Sydney until 1958; Med. Officer-in-charge RAN Hosp. Cerberus 1970-71; Dep. Med. Dir-Gen. RAN 1971-76; Dir-Gen. Naval Health services 1976-81 (retd.); d. 15 Sep. 1994 Canberra

Lockwood, Lionel, CBE 1957 LVO 1935 DSC 1942; b. 13 Jan. 1902 Natimuk, Vic; educ. Ballarat High Sch, Queens Coll. Melbourne Univ. (football blue 1919); Surg-Lieut. RAN 1924; 1939-45 War (in Hobart 1941-43, incl. at Coral Sea, May 1942); Med. Officer-in-charge Flinders Naval Hosp. 1946-50; Comd. Med. Officer East Aust. Area and MO-in-charge Balmoral Naval Hosp. 1950-55; Med. Dir-Gen. RAN (as Surgeon Rear-Adm) 1955-64 (retd.); d. 19 Sep. 1987 Diamond Creek, Vic

Loosli, Robert Geoffrey, CBE 1972; b. 21 Feb. 1926 Melbourne; educ. Melbourne C of E Gram. Sch; entered RAN Coll. 1940; Midshipman 1943; 1939-45 War (HMS Berwick 1944, HMS Scourge 1944-45); Exec. Officer Anzac 1957-58; CO Gascoyne 1960-62; Joint Services Staff Coll. (UK) 1963; Exec. Officer RAN Coll. 1964-66; CO Stuart 1967-68; US Naval War Coll. 1969; Dir. Staff, Aust. Joint Services Staff Coll. 1970; CO Brisbane 1971-72 (Vietnam 1971), Supply 1972-74; Officer-in-charge RAN Trials & Assessing Unit 1974; Naval Attache Washington 1975-79; Chief of Naval Op. Requirements & Plans 1979-81 (retd.)

Lord, John Robert, AM 1999; b. 10 Nov. 1949 Perth; entered RAN Coll. 1965; CO Adelaide 1987-88, Hobart 1991-92; Comdr Nthrn Comd. Darwin 1994-96; Head Joint Educ. & Training Def. 1997-99; Maritime Comdr. Aust. 1999-2000 (retd.)

Lynam, Daryall Frederick, CBE 1983; b. 24 Jun. 1926; educ. Sydney Tech. High Sch, Sydney Univ. (BE); Electrical Engr. 816 and 817 Naval Air Sqdns. 1955-57; Weapons Elec. Engr. 10th Destroyer Sqdn. 1957-58; Staff Officer (Weapons) for Dir. of Elec. Engr. 1958-60; Elec. Engr. (Control) Weapons Sect, Garden Is. Dockyard 1960-61; Overseer Wessex Helicopter introduction 1961-63; special duties in US 1963-64; Weapons Engr. Perth 1964-67; Suptg Weapons Engr. Garden Is. 1967-70; DDL Project Weapons Mgr. 1970-73; Naval Weapons Design 1973-76; Dir-Gen. Fleet Maint. & Naval Adviser (Tech.) Aust. High Commission London 1976-78; Controller Service Labs. & Trials in Dept. of Def. 1979-80; Chief Naval Tech. Services 1980-83 (retd.); Dir. State Dockyard Newcastle

McDonald, Neil Ewer, AO 1977; b. 12 Nov. 1922 Barmera, SA; educ. Adelaide High Sch; RAN Coll.; 1939-45 War; specialised as navigator 1945; Fleet Nav. Officer Australia 1950, Vengeance 1952-54; served in Sydney, Voyager, Queenborough 1957-59 (CO Queenborough as Snr. Officer 1st Frigate Sqdn); Dir. of Tactics, Trials & Staff Requirements 1959-61; Aust. Naval Attache Jakarta 1961-63; Dir. of Naval Intelligence 1963-65; CO Supply 1966, Vampire & 10th Destroyer Sqdn. 1967; Deputy Chief of Naval Personnel 1968; Imperial Def. Coll. 1969; Chief of Staff (as Cmdre) to Comdr Aust. Fleet 1970-72; CO Melbourne 1972-73; Officer-in-charge RAN Trials & Assessing Unit 1973; Dir-Gen. Ops & Plans 1974-75; Flag Officer Comdg. East Aust. Area 1975-77; Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1977-78; Deputy Chief of Naval Staff 1978-79 (retd.)

McFarlane, Alan Gibb, AO 1976; b. 30 Jun. 1919 Sydney; educ. Hutchins Sch, Hobart & Brisbane C of E Gram. Sch; 1939-45 War (in Westralia, Arunta, Hobart); served in Arunta, Warramunga, Bataan 1949-51; Sec. to Flag Officer-in-charge East Aust. Area 1952; Supply Officer Sydney 1956; Sec. to Second Naval Member 1958; Fleet Supply Officer Melbourne 1960; Dir. Officers Appointments, Navy Office, 1961; Fourth Naval Member ANB 1961-63; Services Attache Bangkok 1963-66; Capt. of Port of Sydney 1966-68; Dir-Gen. of Manpower 1968-70; Aust. Naval Attache Washington 1971-73; Chief Naval Supply & Works 1973-74; Chief of Naval Personnel 1974-76 (retd.); company director

McNeil, Percival Edwin, CB 1936; b. 25 Sep. 1883 Melbourne; educ. privately; entered RAN 1911 as Engr-Lieut.; Engr-Comdr Australia 1919-21; Engr-Mgr Garden Is, Sydney, 1922-28; Tech. Adviser to Naval Rep. London 1929-31; Dir. of Engineering RAN 1931-40 (as Engr. Rear-Adm 1934); Third Naval member ANB and Chief of Naval Construction 1940-43 (retd.); Dir. of Shipbuilding Aust. 1943-48; d. 17 Apr. 1951 Melbourne

Martin, Sir David James, KCMG 1988 AO 1985; b. 15 Apr. 1933 Sydney; educ. Scots Coll. Sydney; entered RAN Coll. 1947, grad. 1950; Korea War (Sydney 1951-52); specialised in gunnery 1953-54; served in Vengeance 1955, Melbourne 1956; to UK 1957 for gunnery training; Gunnery Officer HMS Battleaxe 1959-60, HMAS Voyager 1962-63; on naval staff, Aust. High Commission London 1964-65; Exec. Officer Vampire 1967; CO Queenborough 1969-70; Fleet Ops. Officer 1970-72; Dir. Naval Reserves & Cadets 1973; CO Torrens 1973-74 & Comdr. 3rd Destroyer Sqdn; Force Development & Analysis Div. and Dir. Def. Systems Management Course, Dept. of Def. 1975-77; CO Supply 1978-79, Melbourne 1979; Royal Coll. Defence Studies 1980; Dir-Gen. Naval Manpower 1981-82; Chief of Naval Personnel 1982-83; Flag Officer Naval Support Comd. 1984-88 (retd.); Governor NSW 1989-90; d. 10 Aug. 1990 Sydney

Mesley, Jack Statton, CBE 1965 LVO 1954 DSC 1945; b. 11 Dec. 1910 Brunswick, Vic; entered RAN Coll. 1924; Midshipman 1928; 1939-45 War (HMS Hawkins 1939-41, Hobart 1941, Canberra 1942; CO Vendetta 1943-44; Australia 1945; Shropshire 1945-47); Korea (CO Tobruk 1952-53); Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1955-57; CO Sydney 1957-58, Melbourne 1960, Penguin 1961, Naval Air Station Nowra 1962-64; Second Member ANB and Chief of Personnel 1965-67 (retd.); d. 24 Feb. 1987 Sydney

Moffitt, Rowan Carlisle, AM 2004; b. 29 Sep. 1955 Sydney; educ. Trinity Gram. Sch, Sydney; entered RAN Coll. 1974, grad. 1975; Navig. Fremantle, Torrens, Brisbane and Hobart; Exec. Offr. (& acting CO) Brisbane; grad. Jt. Services Staff Coll.; CO Newcastle 1993-95; Head Warfare Faculty, RAN Surface Warfare Sch. 1985; Chief Staff Officer (Ops), Maritime HQ 1995-98; CO Brisbane 1999; Dir-Gen. Naval Capability Management 1999-2001; Comdt ADF Warfare Centre 2001-2002; Dep. Chief of Navy (as Rear-Adm) 2002-04; Maritime Comdr. Aust. 2004-05; Dep. Chief Jt. Ops 2005-

Moore, George Dunbar, CBE 1944; b. 10 Oct. 1893 Springsure, Qld; educ. Southport High Sch, Brisbane Gram. Sch; King's Gold Medalist in RN Training ship Conway 1912; joined RAN 1913; 1914-18 War (HMS Defence 1914-16, Melbourne 1916-19); 1939-45 War (CO HMS Dauntless 1939-41, Australia 1941, Canberra 1941-42); Second Naval Member ANB 1942-44; prom. Acting Rear-Adm 1944); Flag Officer-in-Charge NSW 1944-50; Aust. Minister to Philippines 1950-55; d. 27 Jul. 1979 Sydney

Morrison, Thomas Kenneth, CB 1967 CBE 1962 (OBE 1941) DSC 1945; b. 31 Oct. 1911 Melbourne; educ. Hutchins Sch Hobart, Jervis Bay Public Sch NSW; entered RAN Coll. 1925; Midshipman 1929; trained in UK; served in Australia; specialised in torpedo work 1936-37; 1939-45 War (Hobart 1938-43, incl. at Berbera, Coral Sea & Guadalcanal, CO Fairmile Sch at Rushcutter 1943, Australia 1944-45 (MID)); staff course at RN Coll. Greenwich 1945; Dir. Training & Staff Requirements, Navy Office, 1946-47; Comdr. RAN Coll. 1948-49; CO Tobruk 1950-51; Dir. Manning, Navy Office 1951-52; Dep. Chief of Naval Personnel 1952-53; CO 1st Frigate Sqdn 1954-55, Melbourne 1959, Naval Air Stn Nowra 1961-62; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1962-64; Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1965-66; Flag Officer-in-Charge East Aust. Area 1966-68 (retd.); Aust. Commissioner Gen. Expo 70 Japan 1968-70; d. 20 Apr. 1983 Sydney

Murray, Sir Brian Stewart, KCMG 1982 AO 1978; b. 26 Dec. 1921 Glenhuntly, Vic; educ. Hampton High Sch; trained at RN Coll. Dartmouth, UK; joined RAN 1939; 1939-45 War, Korea 1952-53 (Snr. Air Direction Officer, Sydney (MID)); CO Condamine 1954-55, Queenborough 1961-62, Parramatta 1963; Dir. Plans, Navy Office, 1964-65; Imperial Def. Coll. 1966; CO Supply 1967; Aust. Services Attache Tokyo 1968-70; CO Sydney 1970; Joint Ops & Plans, Dept. of Defence, 1971; Dir. Joint Policy 1972-73; Naval Officer-in-Charge Vic 1974-75; Dep. Chief of Naval Staff 1975-78; Governor of Vic 1982-85; d. 4 Jun. 1991 Murrumbateman, NSW

Mussared, Brynmor Wheatley, CBE 1973; b. 22 Jan. 1917 Semaphore, SA; educ. Williamstown & Hampton High Schs, Vic; entered RAN Coll. 1932; Midshipman 1936; with RN for engr. courses 1936-40; 1939-45 War (Canberra 1940-42, Vendetta 1943, Nizam 1943-45 (MID 1945)); Base Engr. Offr., New Guinea 1947-48; Princ. Naval Overseer, Cockatoo Dockyard 1952-54; OIC Engr. Sch, Flinders Naval Depot 1955-58; Dir. Naval Construction 1958; CO RAN Apprentice Trng. Estab. 1958-60; Dep. Chief of Naval Tech. Services 1960-62; Chief Staff Officer (Tech.) to Aust. Naval Rep. London 1963-64; Chief Staff Officer (Tech.) to Flag Officer Comdg. Aust. Fleet 1965-67; Asst. Chief Tech. Planning 1967; Gen. Mgr. Garden Is. Naval Dockyard 1968-71; Dir. Light Destroyer Project 1971-72; Third Naval Member ANB and Chief of Naval Tech. Services 1972-74 (retd.); d. 5 Nov. 1995 Mona Vale, NSW


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