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Jennifer DAETZ

Also known as: Jenny

Special Achievements:

1997 - First female to command a commissioner R.A.N. Vessel 'HMAS Shepperton'.

Additional Information:

She joined the Royal Australian Navy in 1986, and has attained the rank of Captain.  In addition to her first, “she has commanded the hydrographic survey crew HS Red in HMA Ships Leeuwin and Melville and the shore establishment HMAS Cairns”.