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Hawco, Darren

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Title Rear-Admiral (RCN)
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Birth 21/02/1967 Death (nk)
Place Quebec City Place (nk)
Area QC Area (nk)
Country Canada Country (nk)
 
Titles
Honours MSM. Meritorious Service Medal (USA).
Awards
Qualifications pcsc; nssc;
 
Biography
 
 
Military Service
He was appointed as a Naval Cadet (With seniority dated 27/06/1984). He served in College Militaire Royale de St-Jean 1984. He was appointed as an Acting Sub-Lieutenant (With seniority dated 1/05/1989). He served in Venture (The Naval Officer Training Centre) 1989. He served in HMCS Cowichan for training 1989. He served in HMCS Qu’Appelle for training 1990. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (With seniority dated 1/05/1990). He served in Canadian Forces Fleet School Halifax for Naval Operations Course 1990. He served in HMCS Ottawa for training 1990. He served in HMCS Terra Nova as Shipboard Air Controller 1991. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (N) (With seniority dated 1/01/1992). He served in Staff of Commander NATO’s Standing Naval Force Atlantic as the Flag Lieutenant to the Commander SNFL 1993. He served in Canadian Forces Naval Operations School as Senior Air Control Instructor 1994. He served in Canadian Forces Naval Operations School for Operations Room Officer Course 1997. He served in HMCS Ottawa as Combat Officer 1998. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander (With seniority dated 1/01/2000). He served in Canadian Forces Fleet School Esquimalt as Combat Division Commander 2000. He served in HMCS Vancouver as Executive Officer 2001. He served in Canadian Forces College 2003. He was appointed as a Commander (With seniority dated 1/01/2004). He served in MARPACHQ as Senior Staff Officer Schedules, Plans and Exercises (J33) 2004. He served in HMCS Ottawa (In command) 2006. He served in NDHQ as Executive Secretary to the Chief of the Maritime Staff 2007. He was appointed as a Captain (N) (With seniority dated 01/01/2008). He served in NDHQ Maritime Staff as Director Maritime Requirements Sea 2008. He served in Canadian Forces College National Security Programme 2008. He served in NDHQ Maritime Staff as Director General Strategic Management 2009. He served in JTF Afghanistan ISAF HQ as Special Adviser to COMISAF 2010. He was appointed as a Commodore (With seniority dated 01/01/2012). He was appointed as Commander Canadian Fleet Atlantic 2012. He served in NDHQ as Director-General Cyberspace 2013. He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral With seniority dated 10/05/2015). He served in NDHQ as Chief of Force Development 2015.
 
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References
http://www.noac.ottawa.on.ca/Soundingsfall06.pdf; http://www.noac.ottawa.on.ca/SoundingsSpring09.pdf; Canada's Admirals and Commodores (3rd ed.) (2016);
Last update
2017-02-01

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