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Art McDonald

Art McDonald

Canadian Navy admiral
Art McDonald
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Intro Canadian Navy admiral
Is Military personnel
From Canada
Type Military
Gender male
Birth 1967, New Waterford, Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Regional Municipality, Cape Breton County, Canada
Age 54 years
Education
Royal Military College of Canada
Awards
Meritorious Service Medal  
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Biography

Vice-Admiral Arthur Gerard McDonald CMM MSM CD (born 1967) is an officer in the Royal Canadian Navy.

Naval career

In 2010, McDonald served as the Maritime Component Commander of Canadian Joint Task Force Haiti. He received a Meritorious Service Medal in recognition for his coordination of the disaster relief activities of HMCS Halifax and HMCS Athabaskan. He served as commanding officer of HMCS Halifax from 2007 to 2009 before taking command of Fifth Maritime Operations Group in December 2009.

McDonald was appointed Director General Maritime Forces Development in February 2014, Commander of Maritime Forces Pacific in January 2016 and Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy in June 2019.

Awards and decorations

McDonald's personal awards and decorations include the following:

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http://www.gg.ca/document.aspx?id=13914
http://navy-marine.forces.gc.ca/en/about/leadership-commander.page
http://publications.gc.ca/collections/collection_2012/dn-nd/D3-23-2010.pdf
http://tridentnews.ca/Portals/0/pdfarchives/2010/jul26_2010.pdf
http://www.forces.gc.ca/en/news/article.page?doc=the-chief-of-the-defence-staff-announces-senior-promotions-appointments-and-retirements-in-the-canadian-armed-forces/hrd91uqv
https://ipolitics.ca/2016/01/19/government-announces-rash-of-military-leadership-changes/
http://www.lookoutnewspaper.com/issues/64/2019-02-18-07.pdf
https://www.gg.ca/en/honours/recipients/150-5149
https://www.gg.ca/en/honours/recipients/139-648
https://www.gg.ca/honour.aspx?id=238010&t=13&ln=lloyd&lan=eng
http://www.navy-marine.forces.gc.ca/en/about/structure-marpac-leaders.page
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