KENNEDY Philip Graham Newman AO
RAN Born Valetta Malta 22 February 1931 Died Inglewood WA 24 May 2011
Service No: O629. 1949 Graduated from RANC 1953 Junior Officer Served in RN. 1953-57 Service at sea. Malaysian Emergency 58 – 61 2 years exchange in US Navy. 1964-68 Service at sea Vietnam Support 84 Deputy Fleet Commander (Commodore) Chief Naval Operational Requirements Policy and Plans, Rear Admiral. Awarded the Member of the Order of Australia (AM) – For service as the Commandant, Joint Services’ Staff College: 26 January 1984. Awarded the Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) – For exceptional service and performance of duty in the Royal Australian Navy, particularly as the Chief of Naval Operational Requirements and Plans: 26 January 1987. State War Memorial Sub-Warden.