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Military Representative of Poland to NATO

Major General Franciszek GĄGOR

2004 - 2006

Born: 08 September 1951, Koniuszowa near Nowy Sącz, Poland

Last Promotion: 15 August 2003

Service: Army

Marital Status: Married, two children (daughter – 22 years, son – 21 years)

Education:

Military: Higher Officer School of Mechanised Infantry, Wrocław,
1969-1973, Bachelor of Science
  Academy of National Defense, Warsaw, 1998, Doctor’s degree
  NATO Defense College, Course for Flag Officers, Rome, 2001
  Distinguished Graduate of National Defense University, National War College, Washington DC, USA, 2001-2002,
Civilian: Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznań, M.A. 1983
  University of Wrocław, Post-graduate Studies, 1984

Course of Military Service:

 

1973-1978 various command & staff posts in military units
1976-1977 UNEF II, Egypt (Operations Officer)
1977 Chief of Staff of Pollog to UNDOF
1978-1988 Senior Lecturer at the Higher Officer School of Mechanised Infantry
1980 UNDOF, Syria (Chief Operations Officer of the Polish Battalion)
1985-1986 UNDOF, Syria (Chief Operations Officer of the Polish Battalion)
1988-1990 Senior Staff Officer, Combat Training Inspectorate
1989-1990 UNDOF, Syria (Deputy Chief Logistics Officer of UNDOF)
1991-1992 Head of Peacekeeping Operations Division in MOD
1991 Deputy Commander of the Polish Contingent to Multinational Forces in the Gulf
1991-1992 UNIKOM, Kuwait (Deputy Sector Commander)
1992-1994 Head of Peacekeeping Operations Division in MOD
1994-1996 Deputy Director, Military Foreign Affairs Department in MOD
(Director of Bureau of Arms Control and Peacekeeping Operations)
1996-1999 Director of Military Foreign Affairs Department in MOD
1999-2002 Chief of Operations Directorate J-3, General Staff
2003 UNIKOM, Kuwait (Force Commander)
2003-2004 UNDOF, Camp Faour (Force Commander)
2004 Polish Military Representative to the NATO Military Committee

Languages:
English – fluent
Russian – advanced

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