ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY COMMUNICATIONS BRANCH ASSOCIATION


 

Officers-in-Charge Communications School 1921 - 2009

1921 Lieutenant (Signals) W.D. Hunter RN

1922 Commissioned Sigs. Bosín P.D. Pomery RAN

1924 Lieutenant R.V. Barton RN

1925 Lieutenant J.B. Newman RAN

1926 Lieutenant H.L.M. Waller RAN

1927 Lieutenant G.R.V Barton RN

1929 Lieutenant D. McKenzie RAN

1931 Lieutenant A.D. Casey RAN

1932 Lieutenant J.B. Newman RAN

1934 Lieutenant D. McKenzie RAN

1934 Lieutenant J.A.S. Brame RN

1936 Lieutenant N.A. McKinnon RAN

1938 Lieutenant J.L. Bath RAN

1941 Lieutenant N.A. McKinnon RAN

1942 Lieutenant I.H. McDonald RAN

1944 Lieutenant C.J.M. Eliot RN

1945 Lieutenant J.E. Sampson RN

1947 - Lieutenant R.J. Robertson DSC, RAN

1949 - Lieutenant J.C. Rushbrooke DSC, RN

1951 - Lieutenant J.S. Austin DSC, RAN

1952 - Lieutenant M.H. Lethbridge RN

1953 - Lieutenant C.H. Nicholls RAN

1954 - Lieutenant Commander R.W. Hughes DSC, RN

1955 - Lieutenant Commander R.E. Lesh RAN

1956 - Lieutenant Commander R. Brokenshire RAN

1957 - Lieutenant Commander R.E. Lesh RAN

1958 - Lieutenant Commander I.W. Broben RAN

1960 - Lieutenant Commander R. Brokenshire RAN

1962 - Lieutenant Commander P.M. Rees RAN

1965 - Lieutenant Commander G.J. Harle RAN

1965 - Lieutenant Commander G. McQuestin RAN

1968 - Lieutenant Commander L.G. Terry RAN

1969 - Commander G.J. Harle MBE, RAN

1973 - Commander R.A. Arundel RAN

1974 - Lieutenant Commander G.R. Johnston RAN

1975 - Lieutenant Commander T.E. Toohey RAN

1976-77 - Lieutenant Commander F.E. Densten RAN

1978-80 - Commander A.L. Briggs WRANS

1981 - Commander S. Wilson RAN

1984 - Commander D.B. Cotsell RAN

1984 - A/Commander P.B. Breeze RAN

1987 - Commander T.T. Brogan RAN

1988 - Lieutenant Commander L.G. Broadsmith RAN

1989 - Lieutenant Commander W.J. Gorman RAN

1991 - Lieutenant Commander A.F.S. Wyatt RANEM

1991 - Lieutenant Commander C.J. Cooper RAN

1993 - Lieutenant Commander D.L. McCourt RAN

1994 - Lieutenant Commander R. Kime OAM RANEM

1995 - Lieutenant Commander A.J. Atkinson RAN

1997 - Lieutenant Commander R.A. Smith RAN

1999 - Lieutenant Commander G.W. Davidson RAN

2000 - Lieutenant Commander M.W. Taylor RAN

2002 - Lieutenant Commander S. Beckman RAN

2005 - Lieutenant Commander R.J. Cody RANR

2006 - Lieutenant Commander G.W. Davidson RAN

2006 - Lieutenant Commander I.G. Broadsmith RANR
 

Readers will see among the above the name of Captain H.L.M. Waller DSO*, RAN who died in command of HMAS PERTH in the Battle of the Sunda Strait.