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Robyn Margaret WALKER

Born: 1 July 1959

Special Achievements:

2011 - Robyn Walker became the first female in the Royal Australian Navy to attain the rank of Rear Admiral.  This made her the first Australian woman to reach "two-star" rank in the Royal Australian Navy.  Robyn Walker is also the first woman to take on the role of Surgeon-General for the Australian Defence Force.


  • Image - Official portrait of Rear Admiral Robyn Walker

    Filename: 20140919adf8588365_026.jpg Image Series No.: S20142836 Date Created: 9/19/2014 City: Canberra Province/State: ACT Country: Australia Credit: Lauren Larking Originating Agency: Defence Multimedia

    Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence