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Murray, Edward Ross

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Title Commodore (CF)
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Birth 06/02/1937 Death (nk)
Place Montreal Place (nk)
Area PQ Area (nk)
Country Canada Country (nk)
 
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Military Service
He was appointed as an Officer Cadet (E) RCN (With seniority dated 01/09/1955). He served in Royal Roads Military College 1955. He served in the Royal Military College of Canada, McGill University for Engineering Degree. He was appointed as a Midshipman RCN 1957. He was appointed as an A/Sub-Lieutenant (E) RCN (With seniority dated 01/05/1958). He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (E) RCN (With seniority dated 01/05/1959). He served in HMCS Stadacona for Pre-Fleet Course 1960. He served in HMCS Saguenay for Training 1961. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (E) RCN (With seniority dated 19/06/1961). He served in the USN Submarine Training School New London CT for Basic Submarine Officer's Training 1962. He served in HMCS Grilse as Supply Officer and Watchkeeper 1963. (He resigned 01/09/1965). (He enrolled as a Direct Entry Officer 01/02/1966). He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant RCN (With seniority dated 01/02/1966). He served in HMCS Stadacona on the Staff of Commodore Superintendent Atlantic 1966. He was appointed as a Lieutenant RCN (With seniority dated 01/03/1966). He served in HMCS Onondaga as Engineering and Operations Officer 1967. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander RCN (With seniority dated 01/07/1967). He attended the University of Toronto for Post Graduate Studies in Operations Research 1968. He served in the Defence Research Analysis Establishment Ottawa as Section Head 1969. He served in CFB Toronto for Canadian Forces Staff College Course 1972. He served in First Canadian Submarine Squadron as Squadron Technical Officer 1973. He was appointed as a Commander (MARE) (With seniority dated 01/01/1974). He served in CFB Halifax as Base Technical Services Officer 1974. He served in Fifth Canadian Destroyer Squadron as Squadron Technical Officer 1976. He served in CFB Halifax for Canadian Forces Fleet School as Commanding Officer Engineering Division 1978. He was appointed as a Captain (MARE) (With seniority dated 01/01/1980). He served in NDHQ as Senior Evaluation Analyst in Directorate of Evaluation Services 1980. He served in National Defence College of Canada (Course 36) 1982. He served in CFB Esquimalt for Ship Repair Unit (Pacific) as Commanding Officer 1983. He was appointed as a Commodore (With seniority dated 01/09/1986). He served in NDHQ as Director General Management Services 1986. He served as Commandant Royal Military College of Canada (Kingston) 1987. (He was retired 07/08/1991.)
 
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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
2017-02-04

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