Master at Arms of the Navy
Master at Arms of the Navy is the most senior Warrant Officer in the South African Navy (SAN). It is a singular appointment – it is only held by one person at any time. The Master at Arms of the Navy holds the rank of Senior Chief Warrant Officer
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Current Rank insignia
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The Master at Arms of the Navy is responsible to the Chief of the Navy and is a member of his staff as well as the Navy Command Council. The Master is responsible for monitoring and improvement of discipline, morale, well being of sailor and ensuring that the Navy maintains high professional standards.
Rank and Insignia
Before 2008 all Masters at Arms SA Navy were Warrant Officer Class 1, with appointment to the position of Master at Arms SA Navy. In 2008 the SANDF expanded the Warrant Officer ranks and the Master at Arms SA Navy now holds the rank of Senior Chief Warrant Officer
Previous Master at Arms of the Navy
- Wingrin, Dean (February 2, 2018). "New Master-At-Arms for the Navy". Defenceweb. Retrieved February 5, 2018.
- Kemp, Neville. Neville Kemp - unpublised manuscript.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-12-24. Retrieved 2012-10-18.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-01-29. Retrieved 2012-10-22.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)