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NAVY HEWS INFORMATION

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' ‘ IR.AADIATE RELEASE

NAVY OFFICERS FOR PROMOTION ·

Two Acting Captains and three Commanders had

been provisionally selected for promotion to Captain .

on June 30, the Minister for the Navy, Mr D. J„ Killenf '

said today.

They are among 25 officers of the RAN, WRAITS,

BAN Nursing Service and Naval Dockyard Police in the

half-yearly promotions list released today.

Twelve officers of the RAH.Reserve are also

promoted, effective from December 31, 1970,

The officers are;-

ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY

Commander to Capta in -

Acting Captain 0. M c C , J'ude, 46, of Hughes, ACT,,

now serving as Director of Naval Air Policy at Navy Office,

Commander I.H, Nicholson, 42, of Sydenham, UK,

now serving on exchange duty with the Royal Navy,

Commander P.M. Rees, 42, of Turner, A C T , now

serving with the Department of Defence, Canberra,

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Acting Captain Λ. A- Townsend, 48, of Curtin,

ACT, now serving as Project Director Dockyard

Development at Navy Office.

Surgeοn Co : m ander B .T . Tre1 o a r « 43, of

Beaumaris, Victoria, now serving at I3I1AS LONSDALE,

Melbourne.

L 1outenant-Commander to Commander -

lieutenant Commander C.IC. Call ins, 37, of

K i H a r n e y Heights, N SW, now serving in HMAo SYDNEY.

Lieutenant-Commander J.L. Curtis, 36, of . ■

Eastwood, NS W , now serving at Fleet Headquarters, Sydney,.

Lieutenant-Commander G-.V. Furlong, 34> of

Sydney, now standing by Ill'.S TORRENS as executive

officer-designate.

lieutenant Commander M. J . ·Taylor. 34, of

Paddington, Sydney now serving in HMA.3 VENDETTA.

Lieutenant-Commander J.R. Da Costa, 36, of Nowrn,

now serving in HAAS QUEENBOIIOUCH«

Lieut enant -Comm-ander A.G-. Ferris, 35,· of Red

Hill, ACT, now serving in Navy Office, Canberra,

Lieutenant-Commander J.G. McDermott, 34, of

Pyruble, NSW, now serving at M S WATSON, Watson’s Bay,

Sydney, -

Lieutenant-Commander IT.J. Stoker, 33, of Abbots­

ford, NSW, now serving at Fleet Headquarters, Sydney,.

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Lieutenant ~C ornmander J.S. Young, 37, of french's

Forest, ITSW, now serving in lElAS HOBART.

Acting Commander P.A. Hardy, 34? of Mosaan, N SW,

now serving at HE 13 KDY'TABUL, Sydney.

Lioutenant-Cornmander G-.L.G·. Moore, 35, of

Chcltonha.m, NSW, now serving in IE1AS HOBART.

Acting Commander R.A. Clarke, 37, of Elizabeth

Bay, NSW, now serving in Η2.ΙΛ3 STALWART.

NAVAL BOCIGTARB POLICE

Chief Inspector D. Hallv/ortli, 50, of Sydney, is

provisionally promoted to Superintendent.

Second Officer to first Officer

i Acting First Officer ILL. Paget, now serving at

IIMAS HARMAN, ACT.

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" Second Officer J.P. Slosar, now serving at HMAS

COONlWAItRl, Darwin.

Third Officer to SecondJOfficer

Third Officer J.J. Close, now serving in

Department of Be fence, Canberra."

Third Officer S.H. Lay, now serving at IF IAS

ALBATROSS, Nowra.

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Third Officer J.A. Gulson, now serving at

Hi.L'-S WATSON, Watson's Bay? NSW.

ROYAL AUSTRAL:IAN NAVAL NURSING SERVICE

Superintending Sister, L".C . Vines of BitlS

PENGUIN is provisionally promoted to. Hatron.

. Senior Sister M.J. Cowell of HI.11S CQONAWARR1,

Darwin, is "provisionally promoted to Superintending Sister

ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVAL RESERVE

Commander to Captain

Commander O.M. H a y , DBA, VRI5, CO of Reserves

at HiliS JnORETON, Brisbane.

Lieutenant to Lieutonant Commander

C.G. Longstaff, G.R. Seays, A.J.R. Watkins, C.J.

Lightowlcr, J.C. Hodge, H.W. Wobb, B.O. Smith, VRI),

Lio ut o nant-Coamender to Commander

J.B. Dudley

ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVAL VOLUNTEER RESERVE

Licutenant-Commander to Commander

T.R. Vasey, VRD.

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Lieutenant to Lioutono,nt»--CoiRg,ande.v

•I.B, Kilburn, VRX), K.\7« Warwick,

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