Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces

Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces

Major General Krzysztof Król

Born: 1st December 1968, CIECHANÓW, POLAND
 
EDUCATION:
 
2018                     NATO Defense College, Generals, Flag Officers and Ambassadors’ Course, Italy
2017                     NATO School Oberammergau, NATO Senior Officer Pollicy Course, Germany
2012 - 2016         Academy of National Defence, PhD, Warsaw
2010                    Canadian Forces College – National Security Programme, Postgraduate Studies in Defence Policy, Canada
2000                    Academy  of  Humanities  -  Postgraduate  Studies  in  Security  and  European Integration, Pultusk
1997 - 1999         Academy of National Defence, Master’s degree, Warsaw
1994                    Logistic Course – Canadian Forces Base Borden, Canada
1987 - 1991         Military College of Engineering, Engineer’s degree, Wroclaw
 
ASSIGNMENTS:
 
2018 - curr.         Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces, Warsaw
2016 - 2018        Deputy Commander, Multinational Corps Northeast, Szczecin
2012 - 2015        Commander, Command Support Brigade MNC NE, Stargard Szczeciński
2010 - 2012        ACOS  G5,  Chief  the  Operational  Planning  Division,  2nd   Mechanized Corps, Cracow
2005 - 2009        Executive Officer of the Commander of the Polish Land Forces, Warsaw
2005                   ACOS G3 Operations, Multinational Division Central-South, Ad Diwaniyah, Iraq
2003 - 2004        Senior Specialist, the Polish Land Forces Command, G3
2001                   Staff Officer – Kosovo, POLAD office, RHQ South, Naples, Italy
2000 - 2003        Senior Staff Officer in JHQ CENTER, Training and Exercise Division G7,
1999 - 2000        Staff Officer in the Polish Land Forces Command, Warsaw
1996 - 1997        Company Commander 1st  Eng Bn of 1st IDiv, Pultusk
1995 – 1999       Deputy and Commander of the UNIFIL engineering unit, Jwaiya, Lebanon
1992 - 1995       Platoon leader and company commander 1st Eng Bn of 1st  IDiv, Pultusk
1991 - 1992       Platoon leader in 34th  command support battalion, Czerwony Bór

EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTIONS:
 
2018                      Major General
2016                      Brigadier General
2006                      Colonel
2004                      Lieutenant Colonel
2003                      Major
1998                      Capitan
1994                      1st  Lieutenant
1991                      2nd Lieutenant

AWARDS AND DECORATIONS:
 
Joint Service Commendation Medal (US) Medal for Long Service – silver class
Medal of the Armed Forces in the Service for the Fatherland – silver class Medal of Merit for Country Defence – golden class
Iraq Star
UN Peacekeeping Medal for Lebanon (UNIFIL) The Army Commendation Medal (US)
Medal of Recognition (UA) Silver Cross of Merit
Medal of Merit for Country Defence – silver class
Medal of the Armed Forces in the Service for the Fatherland – bronze class

LANGUAGES:
 
English – 3,3,3,3 (STANAG 6001)

PERSONAL INFORMATIONS:
 
MGEN Krzysztof KRÓL is married and has two sons.