Chris Walter joined Navy in 1996 and has serving on many ship types and various operational deployments. He is a qualified Maritime Geospatial Officer (Hydrographic Surveying) and Principal Warfare Officer (Surface Warfare). A Reservist since 2011, Chips has owned and operated several businesses. Chris is currently the Officer Commanding Maritime CIS Wing at the Defence Force School of Signals.
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