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


Ranksort ascending Surname First Name
Rear Admiral Gilmore Steve
Rear Admiral Perry Patrick
Rear Admiral Coplans Robert Michael
Rear Admiral Urquhart Kenneth McKenzie
Rear Admiral Holthouse David Guy
Rear Admiral du Toit Allan
Rear Admiral Pope Cuthbert John
Rear Admiral Cotsell John Arthur Basil
Rear Admiral Vonthethoff Kaye
Rear Admiral Horton Anthony Rockley
Rear Admiral Coates Nigel
Rear Admiral Pritchard Denis Adrian
Rear Admiral Thomas Clinton William
Rear Admiral Crabb Gordon John Branstone
Rear Admiral Purcell Peter Terence
Rear Admiral Uzzell Michael
Rear Admiral Purcell Mark
Rear Admiral Crawford Ian McLean
Rear Admiral Wells David Charles
Rear Admiral Hughes Owen John
Rear Admiral Purves Frederick William
Rear Admiral Slattery Michael John
Rear Admiral West Barrie Lawson
Rear Admiral Hunt Anthony Lancaster
Rear Admiral McFarlane Alan Gibb
Rear Admiral Ralph Neil
Rear Admiral Perry Nigel
Rear Admiral Crossley William James
Rear Admiral Willis Alan Antony
Rear Admiral Walker Robyn Margaret
Rear Admiral Rapke Trevor George
Rear Admiral Cullen Simon Terence
Vice Admiral Jones Peter David
Vice Admiral Noonan Michael
Vice Admiral Ritchie Christopher Angus
Vice Admiral Knox Ian
Vice Admiral Dowling Sir Roy Russell
Vice Admiral Leach David Willoughby
Vice Admiral Eaton John William Musgrave
Vice Admiral Shackleton David John
Vice Admiral Lane-Poole Richard Hayden Owen
Vice Admiral MacDougall Ian Donald George
Vice Admiral Burrell Sir Henry Mackay
Vice Admiral Stevenson Sir Hugh David
Vice Admiral McNicoll Sir Alan Wedel Ramsay
Vice Admiral Mayer Stuart Campbell
Vice Admiral Crane Russell Harry
Vice Admiral Griggs Ray
Vice Admiral Chalmers Donald Bruce
Vice Admiral Taylor Rodney Graham