Commander Announces Resignation of Director

November 1, 2012

VANCOUVER, BC - Commander Resources Ltd. (CMD-TSX.V, "Commander") announces the resignation of Michael Byrne from the Board of Directors, effective October 31, 2012, due to personal reasons.

"We appreciate the years of service Mr. Byrne has provided Commander as a member of our Board of Directors," commented David Watkins, Chairman of Commander. "Mr. Byrne has been a valuable asset to our Company and his guidance and stewardship will be sorely missed."

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On behalf of the Board of Directors,

David Watkins

For further information, please call:

Cathy DiVito, Investor Relations
Toll Free: 1-800-667-7866

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