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Smith, Andrew M.

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Title Rear-Admiral (CF)
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Birth 19/03/1961 Death (nk)
Place Sackville Place (nk)
Area NB Area (nk)
Country Canada Country (nk)
 
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Honours OMM.
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Qualifications pcsc; nssc;
 
Biography
 
 
Military Service
He was appointed as a Naval Cadet (With seniority dated 11/08/1979). He served in College Militaire Royale de St. Jean 1979. He served in Royal Military College of Canada 1982. He was appointed as an A/Sub-Lieutenant (seniority 1/05/1984). He served in Venture (Naval Officer Training Centre) for training 1984. He served in HMCS Saskatchewan for training 1984. He served in RN Engineering College Plymouth for Marine Engineering Applications Course 1985. He was appointed as a Sub-Lieutenant (With seniority dated 1/05/1985). He served in Canadian Forces Fleet School Halifax for training 1985. He served in HMCS Athabaskan for Marine Engineering Qualifications 1986. He was appointed as a Lieutenant (N) (With seniority dated 1/01/1987). He served in MARCOM Det Rimouski as Detachment Commander for the Marine Engineering Technician Training Programme 1987. He served in CDLS (Washington) for studies at the University of Michigan, for a master's degrees in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, and Industrial Engineering 1990. He was appointed as a Lieutenant-Commander (With seniority dated 1/01/1991). He served in Ship Repair Unit (Atlantic) as Industrial Engineering Officer 1992. He served in HMCS Iroquois as Marine Systems Engineering Officer 1994. He served in Canadian Forces Command and Staff College 1996. He was appointed as a Commander (With seniority dated 1/01/1997). He served in NDHQ on the Staff of Director General Maritime Equipment Program Management (DGMEPM) as DMSS 4 and later DMCM IRO/AOR 1997. He served in Canadian Fleet Atlantic Headquarters as Task Group Technical Officer (deployed Operation APOLLO) 2001. He was appointed as a Captain (N) (With seniority dated 1/01/2003). He was appointed as Commanding Officer Fleet Maintenance Facility Cape Scott 2003. He was appointed as a Commodore (With seniority dated 27/06/2006). He served in NDHQ as Director General Maritime Personnel and Readiness 2006. He served in NDHQ as Assistant Chief of Military Personnel 2008. He was appointed as a Rear-Admiral (With seniority dated 10/06/2010). He served in NDHQ as Chief of Military Personnel 2010. (He was retired 2013.)
 
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References
http://www.casr.ca/doc-dnd-appointments-2010.htm; Canada's Admirals and Commodores (3rd ed.) (2016);
Last update
2017-02-05

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