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D E F E N C E press release DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE CANBERRA Av AUSTRALIAN j

MONDAY, HOVSIvffiSR 10, 1975 HO. 1 4 7 /7 5

NEW NAVAL APPOINTMENTS

The Department of Defence today announced the following

appointments in the Royal Australian Navy.

Captain F.A. McMillan to become Director of Naval Aircraft

Engineering in the Department of

Defence in Canberra December 19.

Captain T.R. Fisher became Director of Naval Project

Co-Ordination in the Department of

Defence in Canberra last month.

Captain G.M. Jude to become Director of Manpower

Planning and Complements in the

Department of Defence in Canberra

on April 12, 1976.

Captain H.H.G. Dalrymple to become Captain Trials, and

Officer-in-Charge of the RAN Trials

and Assessing Unit in Sydney on

December 6.

Captain W.R. Wheeler became Director of Naval Dockyards last

month.

Captain B.L. Cleary to take command of the Fleet Oiler,

HMAS Supply on December 13.

Captain D.C. Johns to become Director of Naval Intelligence

in the Department of Defence in Canberra

on March 8, 1976.

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Captain I.H. Nicholson

Captain J.L. Mclnerney

Captain I.H. Richards

Captain W.A. Kemp

Captain J.S. Partington

Captain E.E. Johnston

Captain D.J. Orr

Commander R.A.J.T. .Arundel

Commander H.A. Josephs

to become Defence Adviser at the

Australian High Commission in

Singapore on January 19, 1976.

to become Director of Naval Logistics

Planning and Co-Ordination in the

Department of Defence in Canberra on

January 12, 1976.

to become Director of Naval Plans

in the Department of Defence in

Canberra on December 15.

to take command of the training

establishment, HMAS Cerberus, near

Melbourne on January 9, 1976.

to take .command, of the apprentice

training establishment, HMAS Nirimba,

west of Sydney, on December 12.

to take command of the guided missile

destroyer, HMAS Perth, on April 27,

1976.

to become Director of Naval Officers

Postings in the Department of Defence,

in Canberra on January 1, 1976.

to become commanding officer of

HMAS Moreton in Brisbane, and

commanding officer of the First

Australian Landing Craft Squadron on

January 27, 1976.

to become commanding officer of

HMAs coonawarra in Darwin on

January 8, 1976.

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Commander B . Nobes to become Director of Submarine

Policy in the Department of Defence,

Canberra, on January 6, .1976.

Commander C.M.G. Hole took command of the destroyer escort,

HMAS Stuart, last month.

Commander A.R. Hortr . . to take command of the destroyer,

; HMAS Vampire, and become commandert

of the Second Australian Destroyer

Squadron on February 19, 1976.

Lieutenant Commander J.J. to take command of the survey ship 22X1® HMAS Moresby on January 7, 1976.

Lieutenant Commander J. 5. Compton to take command of the survey ship HMAS Flinders on December 22.

Lieutenant Commander G.V. Sloper took command of the minesweeper HMAS Ibis, and the First Australian Mine

Countermeasures Squadron last month.

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