Akehurst, John (Sir) - from United Kingdom

ID: 250265
Organization: NATO
Country of meeting: in the year 1987-1990

Was a British Army officer who rose to be Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe. He spent two years as Deputy Military Secretary from 1976 to 1978 and then became General Officer Commanding 4th Armoured Division in 1979. In 1982 he was appointed Commandant of the Staff College, Camberley and in 1984 he became Commander of the UK Field Army. His final appointment was as Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe in 1987. He retired in 1990.


Activities in the Orangization:
Deputy Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR), Major NATO Commander