Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces

Deputy Chief of General Staff of the Polish Armed Forces

Lieutenant General Krzysztof Król

Born: 1st December 1968, CIECHANÓW, POLAND
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
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

2020                      Lieutenant General
2018                      Major General
2016                      Brigadier General
2006                      Colonel
2004                      Lieutenant Colonel
2003                      Major
1998                      Capitan
1994                      1st  Lieutenant
1991                      2nd Lieutenant

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

English – 3,3,3,3 (STANAG 6001)

MGEN Krzysztof KRÓL is married and has two sons.