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Born: 1955

Special Achievements:

First woman to reach rank of one-star General in Australian Defence Forces.
First woman to attend Royal College of Defence Studies in London.

Awarded Conspicuous Service Cross for commanding the Electronic Warfare Squadron at R.A.A.F. Base Edinburgh, being first woman to command an operational unit.

Additional Information:

Joined R.A.A.F. In 1977.


  • Image - Air Vice Marshall Julie Hammer

    WMoA file