Royal Australian Navy Personnel Biographies

This is a list of biographies available on this website for Royal Australian Navy personnel, past and present, who meet one of the following criteria:

  • Personnel who have attained an Admiral rank
  • Current serving personnel in the Royal Australian Navy or Department of Defence Senior Leadership Group
  • Current serving personnel who are Commanding Officers for either a commissioned ship or naval establishment
  • Personnel who have significantly contributed to the history of the Royal Australian Navy


Rank Surname First Namesort descending
Lieutenant Commander Goldsworthy Leon Verdi
Captain Darby (Surgeon) Leonard
Lieutenant Commander Paradice (Surgeon) William Edward John
Commander Scott Aaron
Lieutenant Commander Farley Adam
Rear Admiral Grunsell Adam
Lieutenant Commander Hicks Adrian
Captain Morthorpe Ainsley
Lieutenant Commander Parton Alan
Rear Admiral Willis Alan Antony
Rear Admiral McFarlane Alan Gibb
Admiral Beaumont Alan Lee
Captain Cooper Alastair
Admiral Addison Albert Percy
Lieutenant Commander Fieldsend Alec
Rear Admiral Doyle Alec Broughton
Lieutenant Commander Callan Alexander
Commander Santos Alfonso
Mr Hawkins Alfred Arthur
Chief Petty Officer Wrench Alfred James
Captain Treacy Alfred Martin
Mr Nankervis Alfred Roy
Commodore Knight Alfred Victor
Petty Officer Johnson Alfred ‘Gordon’
Rear Admiral du Toit Allan
Captain Cousin Allan Paterson
Commodore Rosenthal Alvord Sydney
Warrant Officer Bertoncin Andrew
Commander Hough Andrew
Lieutenant Commander Thomas Andrew
Rear Admiral Robertson Andrew John
Matron Laidlaw Annie
Commander Nagle Anthony (Tony)
Rear Admiral Dalton Anthony Carl
Rear Admiral Hunt Anthony Lancaster
Rear Admiral Carwardine Anthony Michael
Rear Admiral Horton Anthony Rockley
Admiral Leveson Arthur Cavenagh
Lieutenant Commander Callaway Arthur Henry
Petty Officer Swinden Arthur Leslie
Chief Petty Officer Cooper Arthur William Frederick
Rear Admiral West Barrie Lawson
Lieutenant Evans Barry
Commander Harrington Barton
Commander Guy Basil John Douglas
Lieutenant Commander Mulraney Beau
Commander Dalton Benjamin
Commander Dobson Bernard
Sub Lieutenant McCarthy Bernard Dennis
Able Seaman White Bill