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Chief of Navy Staff, Rear Admiral Peter McHaffie


30 August 2002


Chief of Navy Staff, Rear Admiral Peter McHaffie.


MEDIA STATEMENT

The Chief of Defence Force, Air Marshal Bruce Ferguson, said he is delighted at the decision to extend the term of the Chief of Navy Staff, Rear Admiral Peter McHaffie.

“We have a strong team at the head of the Defence Force and the Admiral’s extension will ensure that the excellent progress we have made this year will be continued.

“The Navy is engaged in a number of significant projects including the expansion of the maritime force with its consequent impact on personnel and infrastructure.”

Rear Admiral McHaffie has been extended by a year until April 2004.

ENDS

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