|Mosiwa Samuel Hlongwane|
|Born||6 July 1962(age 59)|
|Place of birth||Frankfort, Free State|
|Service/branch||South African Navy|
Chief of the Navy|
Deputy Chief of the Navy
Hlongwane joined the ANC and its Military wing Umkhonto We Sizwe in 1982 and was trained in Angola and the former USSR. In August 1986, he was selected to attend the Naval Course in Azerbaijan at the Caspian Naval Red Banner College. Following integration in 1994 he attended the Bridging and orientation courses at South African Naval College and Maritime Warfare School.
He served as Director: Naval Policy & Doctrine from 1 April 2008 as a Rear Admiral (Junior Grade)
He was appointed Deputy Chief of the Navy in 2011
References[edit | edit source]
- Helfrich, Kim. "Hlongwane named new Navy Chief". Defenceweb. http://www.defenceweb.co.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33322:hlongwane-named-new-navy-chief&catid=111:sa-defence&Itemid=242. Retrieved January 23, 2014.
- Rakhibane, Lesley (July 2007). "SANDF heading towards gender equity". pp. 10. http://www.dod.mil.za/sasoldier/2007/jul2007.pdf.
- "APPOINTMENTS AND/OR PROMOTIONS OF LIEUTENANT GENERALS, ADMIRALS AND MAJOR GENERALS". Department of Defence. October 2, 2011. http://www.dod.mil.za/news/news%202011/News%20Jan%2011/senior%20appoint.htm. Retrieved January 24, 2014.
||Deputy Chief of the South African Navy
2011 - 2014
Refiloe Johannes Mudimu
|Chief of the South African Navy
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