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MacKeigan, Daniel M.

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Title Commodore (RCN)
Official Number (nk)
Birth 19/10/1958 Death (nk)
Place Ottawa Place (nk)
Area ON Area (nk)
Country Canada Country (nk)
Honours Meritorious Service Medal (USAF).
Qualifications pcsc; nwc;
Military Service
He was appointed as an Officer Cadet (CF) 1976. He served in Royal Military College of Canada. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (With seniority dated 01/05/1980). In 1979 he served in HMCS Mackenzie for Sea Training. In 1980 he served in Venture (Naval Officer Training Centre) for training. He served in HMCS Cowichan for training 1980. He served in HMCS Mackenzie for training 1981. He served in Canadian Forces Fleet School Halifax for Naval Operations Course 1981. He served in HMCS Skeena for training 1981. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (N) (With seniority dated 01/01/1983). He served in HMCS Skeena as Weapons Officer. He served in NDHQ on Staff of Deputy Chief of Defence Staff, Special Advisor Space and Satellites Group 1984. He served in the Space Operations Analyst Course at the United States Space Command, Colorado 1985. He served in HMCS Saskatchewan as Weapons Officer 1986. He served in MARCOM for Combat Control Officers Course 1987. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander (With seniority dated 01/01/1988). He served in HMCS Provider as Combat Officer 1989. He served in HMCS Kootenay as Combat Officer. He served on exchange with the RN in HMS Dryad as Senior Surface Warfare instructor. He served in the Royal Navy School of Maritime Operations. He served at Canadian Forces Maritime Warfare Centre, Halifax as the Director of Tactical Development 1992. He served in the Canadian Forces Command and Staff College Toronto 1995. He served in HMCS Winnipeg as Executive Officer 1996. He was appointed as a Commander (With seniority dated 01/01/1999). He served on exchange with the USAF North American Aerospace Defence (NORAD) and United States Space Commands as a Missile Officer 1999. He served on exchange with the USAF as Director of the Cheyenne Mountain Command Centre and the Senior Evaluator for Missile Officers 2001. He served in MARPAC as Acting Fleet Operations Officer 2002. He was appointed as a Captain (N) (With seniority dated 01/01/2003). He served in HMCS Calgary (In command) for Operation Apollo (Persina Gulf) 2003. He served in the National War College, National Defense University as International Fellow 2004. He served in HMCS Iroquois (In command) and as Commander Task Force Mediterranean Standing NATO Maritime Group One for Operation Active Endeavour. He served as Chief of Staff (Support), Canadian Expeditionary Forces Command Headquarters 2007. He served as Commander of the Canadian Forces Maritime Warfare Centre 2008. He served in CEFCOM as Chief of Staff (Support). He was appointed as a Commodore (RCN) (With seniority dated 31/03/2009). He served in CFB Borden as Commander Canadian Forces Recruiting Group (CFRG) 2009. (He was released.)
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References; Canada's Admirals and Commodores (3rd ed.) (2016);
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