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
Rear Admiral Hammond Nicholas David Hunter
Rear Admiral Coates Nigel
Rear Admiral Perry Nigel
Commander Rowan Nigel
Rear Admiral Berlyn Nigel Richard Benbow
Leading Air Crewman Shipp Noel Ervin
Leading Stoker McCrory Norbert Joseph
Rear Admiral Hughes Owen John
Leading Seaman Tapim Pamela
Commander Vines Patricia
Rear Admiral Perry Patrick
Lieutenant Colonel Schadel Patrick
Lieutenant Commander Vickers Patrick John
Commander Savage Paul
Warrant Officer Whittaker Paul
Captain Johnson Paul
Lieutenant Commander Mason Paul Edward Allen
Rear Admiral McNeil Percival Edwin
Commander Hogan Percival James Nelson
Rear Admiral Quinn Pete
Rear Admiral Laver Peter
Commander Hohnen Peter
Commander Chapman Peter
Rear Admiral Clarke Peter Alistair Craigie
Vice Admiral Jones Peter David
Rear Admiral Briggs Peter Douglas
Rear Admiral Doyle Peter Hogarth
Rear Admiral Marshall Peter James
Rear Admiral Sinclair Peter Ross
Rear Admiral Purcell Peter Terence
Rear Admiral Spedding Philip
Rear Admiral Kennedy Philip Graham Newman
Leading Seaman Kember Phillip Charles
Rear Admiral King Phillip Parker
Rear Admiral Durbin Rachel
Mr Abercrombie Ralph
Vice Admiral Griggs Ray
Rear Admiral Gates Raydon William
Commander McErlean Raymond
Chief Petty Officer Hunt Raymond Henry
Ordinary Seaman Butterworth Raymond John
Lieutenant Commander Godfrey Raymond John
Lieutenant Commander Creer Reginald Charles
Rear Admiral Lamacraft Richard
Commander Brickacek Richard
Commander Raymond Richard
Vice Admiral Lane-Poole Richard Hayden Owen
Chief Petty Officer Lewis Richard ‘Joe’
Commander Gray Robert
Mr Hyslop Robert