Lieutenant Colonel David William McCAMMON DSM, NSW
For distinguished leadership as Commanding Officer Training Task Unit of Task
Group Taji Three in Iraq from May to December 2016.
Lieutenant Colonel McCammon demonstrated superior leadership, planning and coordination skills to enhance the capacity of the Training Task Unit, deliver training to over 9000 Iraqi Army soldiers, and then equip and train five Iraqi Brigades during a highly demanding operational period. Lieutenant Colonel McCammon made a significant contribution to the combat capability of the Iraqi Security Forces and enhanced the reputation of Australian Defence Force operations in Iraq.