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Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff

Index Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff

The Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (A.C.N.S.) is a senior appointment in the Royal Navy usually a two-star rank and has a NATO ranking code of OF-7. [1]

65 relations: Admiral Commanding, Reserves, Admiralty, Admiralty Board (United Kingdom), Admiralty Naval Staff, Admiralty War Staff, Adrian Johns, Ahmad Tasnim, Air Division (Royal Navy), Alan Massey, Alex Burton, Anthony Whetstone, Board of Admiralty, Charles Kennedy-Purvis, Clive Johnstone, Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff, Deputy First Sea Lord, Eric Clifford, Fasih Bokhari, Gunnery Division (Royal Navy), Henry Ruthven Moore, Hugo White, Iftikhar Ahmed Sirohey, James Burnell-Nugent, Jeremy Black (Royal Navy officer), Jeremy Blackham, John Brigstocke, John Gerard-Pearse, John Knowles Im Thurn, Jonathon Band, Khan Hasham bin Saddique, List of Durham University people, List of fleets and major commands of the Royal Navy, List of senior officers of the Royal Navy, Mansurul Haq, Matthew Parr (Royal Navy officer), Mercantile Movements Division (Royal Navy), Michael Livesay, Mohammad Haroon, Muhammad Zakaullah, Nassar Ikram, Naval Secretary, Navy Board (1964-present), Navy Command (Royal Navy), Nicholas Hine, Noman Bashir, Peter Abbott, Philip Jones (Royal Navy officer), Reginald Servaes, Robert Cooling, Royal Naval College, Greenwich, ..., Royal Navy, Royal Navy Surface Fleet, Second Sea Lord, Shahid Iqbal, Shahid Karimullah, Sidney Bailey, Structure of the Royal Navy in 1989, Syed Arifullah Hussaini, Tanveer Faiz, Third Sea Lord, Timothy McClement, Trade Division (Royal Navy), Vice Chief of the Naval Staff, Wilfred Tomkinson, Zafar Mahmood Abbasi. Expand index (15 more) »

Admiral Commanding, Reserves

The Admiral Commanding, Reserves, (ACOMRES) was a senior Royal Navy post that existed from 1875 to 1976.

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Admiralty

The Admiralty, originally known as the Office of the Admiralty and Marine Affairs, was the government department responsible for the command of the Royal Navy firstly in the Kingdom of England, secondly in the Kingdom of Great Britain, and from 1801 to 1964, the United Kingdom and former British Empire.

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Admiralty Board (United Kingdom)

The Admiralty Board is the body established under the Defence Council of the United Kingdom for the administration of the Naval Service of the United Kingdom.

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Admiralty Naval Staff

The Admiralty Naval Staff was the former senior command, operational planning, policy and strategy department within the British Admiralty.

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Admiralty War Staff

The Admiralty War Staff was the former senior command operational planning department within the Admiralty during World War I. It was instituted on the 8th January 1912 and was in effect a war council whose head reported directly to the First Sea Lord.

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Adrian Johns

Vice Admiral Sir Adrian James Johns, (born 1 September 1951) is a former senior officer in the Royal Navy, serving as Second Sea Lord between 2005 and 2008.

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Ahmad Tasnim

Vice-Admiral Ahmad Tasnim (Urdu:احمد تسنيم; b. 1935),, is a retired three-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy who is notable for his command of the ''Hangor'', a submarine, that sank the INS Khukri on 8 December 1971 during the third war with India, off the Diu, Gujarat in India.

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Air Division (Royal Navy)

The Air Division originally known as the Air Section and later known as the Naval Air Division was first established in 1924 and it was a Directorate of the Admiralty Naval Staff, that was initially responsible for operational control of aircraft supplied to the Royal Navy by the Air Ministry.

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Alan Massey

Vice Admiral Sir Alan Michael Massey, KCB, CBE (born 9 March 1953) is a former senior officer in the Royal Navy who served as the Second Sea Lord.

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Alex Burton

Rear Admiral Alexander J. Burton is a Royal Navy officer who served as Commander United Kingdom Maritime Forces.

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Anthony Whetstone

Rear Admiral Anthony John Whetstone CB (born 12 June 1927) is a former Royal Navy officer who served as Flag Officer Sea Training.

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Board of Admiralty

The Board of Admiralty was established in 1628 when Charles I put the office of Lord High Admiral into commission.

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Charles Kennedy-Purvis

Admiral Sir Charles Edward Kennedy-Purvis (2 May 1884 – 26 May 1946) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Deputy First Sea Lord.

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Clive Johnstone

Vice Admiral Clive Charles Carruthers Johnstone, CB, CBE (born 6 September 1963) is a Royal Navy officer who currently serves as Commander, Allied Maritime Command.

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Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff

The Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (D.C.N.S.) is a senior appointment in the Royal Navy currently held by the Second Sea Lord, usually a three-star rank and had a NATO ranking code of OF-8 but has previously been held by an acting two-star ranked officer and a four-star ranked officer.

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Deputy First Sea Lord

The Deputy First Sea Lord (D.F.S.L.) was a senior Royal Navy flag officer on the Board of Admiralty of the Royal Navy.

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Eric Clifford

Vice Admiral Sir Eric George Anderson Clifford KCB CBE (1900–1964) was a Royal Navy officer who became Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff.

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Fasih Bokhari

Fasih Bokhari (Urdu:فصىح بخارى; b.1942), is a retired four star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, pacifist, and a political figure who served as the Chief of Naval Staff from taking over the Navy's command in 1997 until voluntarily tendering resignation in 1999. In 1999, Admiral Bokhari publicly disagreed and revolted against the public decision of Prime minister Nawaz Sharif over the appointment of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee after he was superseded by the Chief of Army Staff General Pervez Musharraf. He is notable for his war opposition stance, having called for public introspections about the Kargil War in 2000. In 2011, Bokhari was appointed as the chairman of the National Accountability Bureau by President Asif Ali Zardari but his appointment was mere with public controversies and was eventually removed by the Supreme Court of Pakistan in 2013.

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Gunnery Division (Royal Navy)

The Gunnery Division was a Directorate of the Admiralty Naval Staff of the Royal Navy responsible for the tactical use of naval weapons and the training of naval personnel in relation to operational requirements.

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Henry Ruthven Moore

Admiral Sir Henry Ruthven Moore (29 August 1886 – 12 March 1978) was the last British admiral to command Home Fleet during World War II.

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Hugo White

Admiral Sir Hugo Moresby White, (22 October 1939 – 1 June 2014) was a senior officer of the Royal Navy and subsequently Governor of Gibraltar.

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Iftikhar Ahmed Sirohey

Admiral Iftikhar Ahmed Sirohey (Urdu: ایڈمرل افتخار احمد سروہی; b. 1934), is a retired four-star rank admiral, strategist, and a memoirist who is currently tenuring his fellowship at the Institute of Strategic Studies (ISS) in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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James Burnell-Nugent

Admiral Sir James Michael Burnell-Nugent (born 20 November 1949) was the Commander-in-Chief Fleet of the Royal Navy.

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Jeremy Black (Royal Navy officer)

Admiral Sir John Jeremy Black, (17 November 1932 – 25 November 2015), known as Jeremy Black or J. J. Black, was a senior Royal Navy officer.

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Jeremy Blackham

Vice Admiral Sir Jeremy Joe Blackham (born 10 September 1943) is a former Royal Navy officer who became Deputy Commander-in-Chief Fleet.

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John Brigstocke

Admiral Sir John Richard Brigstocke KCB (born 30 July 1945) is a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Second Sea Lord.

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John Gerard-Pearse

Rear Admiral John Roger Southey Gerard-Pearse CB (10 May 1924–22 May 2017) was a Royal Navy officer who served as Flag Officer Sea Training.

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John Knowles Im Thurn

Vice Admiral John Knowles Im Thurn, (7 March 1881 – 5 July 1956) was a British Royal Navy officer who was Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff from 1931 to 1933.

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Jonathon Band

Admiral Sir Jonathon Band (born 2 February 1950) was the First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff from 2006 to 2009, the most senior serving officer in the Royal Navy.

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Khan Hasham bin Saddique

Vice-Admiral Khan Hasham bin Saddique (Urdu: خان حشام بن صديق), is a retired three-star rank admiral and diplomat who is currently serving as the Pakistan Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, serving since 5 June 2017.

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List of Durham University people

This is a list of people associated with Durham University, founded in 1832 in England.

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List of fleets and major commands of the Royal Navy

The professional head of the Royal Navy is known as the First Sea Lord (1SL) as well as the Chief of Naval Staff (CNS).

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List of senior officers of the Royal Navy

This is a list of senior officers of the Royal Navy.

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Mansurul Haq

Mansurul Haq (Urdu: منصور الحق; b. 16 Oct 1937-21 Feb 2018) was a former four-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy who was forcefully retired from his post in 1997 on the allegations leveled on him on the corruption and kickbacks resulting during the technology transfer of submarines from France.

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Matthew Parr (Royal Navy officer)

Rear Admiral Matthew John "Matt" Parr CB (born 1962) is a retired Royal Navy officer who has served as Commander Operations and Rear Admiral, Submarines.

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Mercantile Movements Division (Royal Navy)

The Mercantile Movements Division originally known as the Convoy Section was a former Directorate of the British Admiralty, Naval Staff that coordinated, organised and plotted all Merchant Navy convoys, routing and schedules from 1917 until 1920.

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Michael Livesay

Admiral Sir Michael Howard Livesay KCB (5 April 1936 – 6 October 2003) was a senior Royal Navy officer who went on to be Second Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Personnel.

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Mohammad Haroon

Vice-Admiral Mohammad Haroon (Urdu:محمد ہارون),, is a retired three-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy and a defence analyst, writing in the Express Tribune.

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Muhammad Zakaullah

Admiral Mohammad Zakaullah (Urdu: (Urdu: محمد ذكاءالله; b. 10 January 1958),, is a retired four-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, who was the 15th Chief of Naval Staff of the Pakistan Navy. He was later replaced by Admiral Zafar Mahmood abbasi. He is noted for his sportsmanship, having represented Pakistan at the Olympics for a sailing class category, for which he is a recipient of a national honor. As naval chief, Admiral Zakaullah is noted for revolutionizing the role of the navy, emphasizing the role of the navy in economic corridor with China and took initiatives to strengthened ties with the Turkish Navy. He also played an active role in establishing the very low frequency facility to provide communications with the submarines as well as ensuring the second-strike capability by commissioning the cruise missile system in the strategic command of the Navy.

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Nassar Ikram

Nassar Ikram, HI(M), SI(M) is a two-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, and an academic who is, currently serving as Pro-Rector of National University of Sciences and Technology.

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Naval Secretary

The Naval Secretary is the Royal Navy appointment of which the incumbent is responsible for policy direction on personnel management for members of the RN.

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Navy Board (1964-present)

The Navy Board is the body responsible for the day-to-day running of the Royal Navy.

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Navy Command (Royal Navy)

Navy Command is a military formation and the senior command organisation of the British Royal Navy.

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Nicholas Hine

Rear Admiral Nicholas William Hine CB (born 4 February 1966) is a Royal Navy officer who currently serves as Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Policy).

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Noman Bashir

Noman Bashir Urdu: نعمان بشير) is a retired four-star rank Admiral who served as the 18th Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) from 7 October 2008 until 7 October 2011.

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Peter Abbott

Admiral Sir Peter Charles Abbott (12 February 1942 – 28 September 2015) was a Royal Navy officer and Vice-Chief of the Defence Staff.

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Philip Jones (Royal Navy officer)

Admiral Sir Philip Andrew Jones, (born 14 February 1960) is a senior Royal Navy officer.

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Reginald Servaes

Vice Admiral Reginald Maxwell Servaes (25 July 1893 – 18 November 1978) was Flag Officer commanding the Reserve Fleet.

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Robert Cooling

Vice Admiral Robert George Cooling (born 11 July 1957) is a former Royal Navy officer who served as Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff.

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Royal Naval College, Greenwich

The Royal Naval College, Greenwich, was a Royal Navy training establishment between 1873 and 1998, providing courses for naval officers.

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Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.

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Royal Navy Surface Fleet

The Surface Fleet originally called the Fleet and known internationally as the British Fleet is the main Naval formation of the Royal Navy it consists of a collection of surface vessels (as opposed to submarines or aircraft).

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Second Sea Lord

The Second Sea Lord (2SL) is one of the most senior admirals of the British Royal Navy, responsible for personnel and naval shore establishments.

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Shahid Iqbal

Vice-Admiral Shahid Iqbal (Urdu:شاہد اقبال; b. 15 July 1953),, is a retired three-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, and former university administrator who served as the Rector of the Bahria University from 2010 until 2015.

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Shahid Karimullah

Admiral Shahid Karimullah (Urdu: شاهد كريم الله; b. 14 February 1948),, is a retired four-star rank admiral, diplomat, and a defence columnist who briefly tenured as the Chief of Naval Staff from 2002 until 2005.

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Sidney Bailey

Admiral Sir Sidney Robert Bailey (27 August 1882 – 27 March 1942) was a Royal Navy officer who became President of the Royal Naval College, Greenwich.

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Structure of the Royal Navy in 1989

At the end of the Cold War in 1989 the Royal Navy structure was as follows: The First Sea Lord was an Admiral who commanded Her Majesty's Naval Service.

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Syed Arifullah Hussaini

Vice-Admiral Syed Arifullah Hussaini (Urdu:سيد عارف الله حسينى; b. 23 April 1961), also known as S.A. Hussaini, is a retired three-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy, and a senior fleet commander serving as the Commander of Pakistan Fleet, appointed in this command assignment on 14 June 2016.

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Tanveer Faiz

Vice-Admiral Tanveer Faiz (Urdu:تنوير فیض)), is a retired three-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy and the current university administrator who is serving as the Rector of the Bahria University, appointed since 28 February 2015. From 2006–07, Faiz served in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) as an additional secretary where he led bilaterals diplomatic talks with Indian Army and Hydrographic Department of Government of India to seek to resolve issues involving Sir Creek and water dispute. In 2012, Vice-Admiral Faiz was also the first commander of the naval strategic command, which is the custodian of the nation’s second strike capability.

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Third Sea Lord

The post of Third Sea Lord and Controller of the Navy originally known as Third Naval Lord was formerly the Naval Lord and member of the Board of Admiralty responsible for procurement and matériel in the British Royal Navy.

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Timothy McClement

Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Pentreath McClement KCB, OBE (born 16 May 1951) is a former Royal Navy officer who became Deputy Commander-in-Chief Fleet.

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Trade Division (Royal Navy)

The Trade Division was a Directorate of the British Admiralty, Naval Staff responsible for all matters in relation to U.K. Trade Defence from 1914 until 1928 and then again from 1939-1961.

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Vice Chief of the Naval Staff

The Vice Chief of the Naval Staff (V.C.N.S.) was a senior appointment in the Royal Navy usually a three-star rank and had a NATO ranking code of OF-8 that existed from 1941 to 1985 and was a member of the Admiralty Naval Staff.

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Wilfred Tomkinson

Vice Admiral Wilfred Tomkinson CB, MVO (15 November 1877 – 7 October 1971) was a Royal Navy officer who became Commander of the Battlecruiser Squadron.

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Zafar Mahmood Abbasi

Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi (Urdu: ظفر محمود عباسى),, is a four-star rank admiral in the Pakistan Navy who is currently serving as the Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) of Pakistan Navy.

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Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Ships and Submarines), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Air), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Capability), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Foreign), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Home), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operation/Air), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operational Requirements), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operations and Air), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operations), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operations/Air), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Policy), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Ships and Submarines), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Ships), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Submarines), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Support), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Training), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (U boat and Trade), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Warfare), Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Weapons).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Assistant_Chief_of_the_Naval_Staff

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