Published on by CPL Mark Doran (author and photographer)
A Hobart local up-gunned her working life when she decided to trade retail work for seaborne artillery.
Leading Seaman Electronic Technician Ci-Anna Smith is deployed with Adelaide class frigate, HMAS Melbourne, which is patrolling the waters of the Middle East as part of Operation MANITOU, Australia’s contribution to the Combined Maritime Forces in the region.
Published on by Department of Defence Media Release (author), ABIS Chantell Brown (photographer)
It was a perfect Sydney day on 30 December as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull joined Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, friends and family at Garden Island, to farewell HMAS Darwin as the ship sailed for the Middle East region.