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 Surnamesort ascending First Name
Rear Admiral Rothwell Michael
Commodore Rosenthal Alvord Sydney
Chief Petty Officer Rogers Jonathan
Rear Admiral Robinson Boyd Chapman
Captain Robertson Ronald John
Rear Admiral Robertson Andrew John
Vice Admiral Ritchie Christopher Angus
Rear Admiral Richards Ian Herbert
Rear Admiral Richards Katherine
Lieutenant Rhodes Ian Desmond
Rear Admiral Reed Maxwell Peter
Commander Raymond Richard
Commander Rayment John Francis
Captain Raudino Moses
Rear Admiral Rapke Trevor George
Lieutenant Commander Rankin Robert William
Commodore Ramsay Sir James Maxwell
Captain Ramsay David John
Rear Admiral Ralph Neil
Lieutenant Commander Rae-Martin Georgina
Rear Admiral Quinn Pete
Rear Admiral Purves Frederick William
Rear Admiral Purcell Peter Terence
Rear Admiral Purcell Mark
Captain Pullar Ian Stewart
Third Officer Provan Frances Betty
Rear Admiral Pritchard Denis Adrian
Commander Post Ryan
Rear Admiral Pope Cuthbert John
Rear Admiral Plath Robert
Captain Pilicic Viktor
Stoker 2nd Class Pethebridge Charles Alexander
Rear Admiral Perry Patrick
Rear Admiral Perry Nigel
Commodore Percy Robert Henry
Vice Admiral Peek Sir Richard Innes
Admiral Patey George Edwin
Lieutenant Commander Parton Alan
Captain Parker Charles Avison
Lieutenant Commander Paradice (Surgeon) William Edward John
Captain Palmer Scott
Admiral Pakenham Sir William Christopher
Captain O’Hara Brendan
Rear Admiral Oxenbould Christopher John
Commander Oom Karl Eric
Rear Admiral Oldham George Carmichael
Commander Oborn Michael
Commander O'Connell Daniel Patrick
Vice Admiral Noonan Michael
Commander Nipperess Michael