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 Plath Robert
Lieutenant Dowey Robert 'John'
Vice Admiral Walls Robert Andrew Kevin
Rear Admiral Loosli Robert Geoffrey
Chief Petty Officer Bland Robert Havelock
Commodore Percy Robert Henry
Midshipman Davies Robert Ian
Rear Admiral Coplans Robert Michael
Captain Newey Robert Peter
Lieutenant Commander Rankin Robert William
Rear Admiral Dalglish Robin Campsie
Rear Admiral Walker Robyn Margaret
Vice Admiral Taylor Rodney Graham
Captain Robertson Ronald John
Rear Admiral Hancock Ronald Maxwell
Rear Admiral Calder Ronald Rex
Leading Seaman Taylor Ronald ‘Buck’
Commander Apikotoa Rosemarie
Commander Upton Ross
Rear Admiral Swan Rothesay Cathcart
Rear Admiral Moffitt Rowan Carlisle
Commander Bowen Rowland Griffiths
Third Officer Boye Ruby
Commander Long Rupert Basil Michel
Vice Admiral Shalders Russell Edward
Vice Admiral Crane Russell Harry
Commander Post Ryan
Commodore Bateman Sam
Commander Dale Samuel
Rear Admiral Sharkey Sarah
Lieutenant Commander Benstead Scott
Captain Palmer Scott
Commander MacDougall Sheena
Chief Officer McClemans Sheila Mary
Rear Admiral Cullen Simon Terence
Vice Admiral McNicoll Sir Alan Wedel Ramsay
Admiral Synnot Sir Anthony Monckton
Rear Admiral Murray Sir Brian Stewart
Rear Admiral Martin Sir David James
Admiral Gaunt Sir Ernest Frederick Augustus
Vice Admiral Tryon Sir George
Admiral Hyde Sir George Francis
Admiral Gaunt Sir Guy Reginald Archer
Vice Admiral Burrell Sir Henry Mackay
Vice Admiral Stevenson Sir Hugh David
Commodore Ramsay Sir James Maxwell
Vice Admiral Collins Sir John Augustine
Admiral Crace Sir John Gregory
Admiral Colvin Sir Ragnar Musgrave
Vice Admiral Peek Sir Richard Innes