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Gibson, F. Wayne

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Title Rear-Admiral (CF)
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Birth 11/10/1949 Death (nk)
Place Fergus Place (nk)
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Country Canada Country (nk)
 
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Military Service
He was appointed as an Officer Cadet RCN 1967. He served in the Royal Military College of Canada 1967. He was appointed as an A/Sub-Lieutenant (MARE) (With seniority dated 22/05/1971). He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (MARE) (With seniority dated 22/05/1971). He served in RN Engineering College Manadon for Combat Systems Engineering Training 1971. He served in CFB Halifax for Canadian Forces Fleet School for Combat Systems Engineering Sub-Specialty Course 1972. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (MARE) (With seniority dated 01/05/1973). He served in HMCS Kootenay as Combat Systems Engineer 1973. He served in NDHQ for Directorate of Maritime Combat Systems as Project Engineer (Underwater Systems) 1974. He served in the Royal Military College of Canada for Post-Graduate Studies in Electrical Engineering 1975. He served in NDHQ for Staff of Directorate of Marine and Electrical Engineering as Project Officer (Interior Communications and Navigation Systems) 1977. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander (MARE) (With seniority dated 01/06/1978). He served in CFB Halifax for Naval Engineering Unit (Atlantic) as Underwater Systems Engineer 1978. He was appointed as a Commander (MARE) (With seniority dated 28/06/1982). He served in Staff of Commander Second Canadian Destroyer Squadron as Squadron Technical Officer 1982. He served in CFB Esquimalt as Commanding Officer Naval Engineering Unit (Pacific) 1984. He was appointed as a Captain (MARE) (With seniority dated 22/06/1987). He served in NDHQ as Director of Maritime Combat Systems 1987. He served in CFB Esquimalt as Base Commander 1989. He was appointed as a Commodore (CF) (With seniority dated 01/07/1992). He served as NDHQ as Manager Canadian Patrol Frigate Project 1992. He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral (CF). In 2005 he was appointed as Acting Assistant Deputy Minister for Information Management. He served in NDHQ as Chief of Staff Assistant Deputy Minister (Information Management). (He was retired in 2005.)
 
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References
Government of Canada The Canadian Navy List Ottawa ON; MacFarlane, John M. (1994); Canada's Admirals and Commodores (3rd ed.) (2016);
Last update
2011-03-08

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