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NATO and EU Military Representative of the Czech Republic

Biography

Lieutenant General Frantisek Maleninsky

Lieutenant General Frantisek Maleninsky

Marital Status: married
Wife: Dana Maleninska
Date of Birth: 22 July 1959
Place of Birth: Ceske Budejovice

Educational Background:

  • 1974 - 1978
    Military High School at Moravska Trebova
  • 1978 - 1982
    Military Technical College at Martin (since 1 August 1979 Military College of Ground Forces at Vyskov), speciality in command-engineer, missile troops and artillery
  • 1986 - 1989
    Postgraduate studies at the Military Academy in Brno, speciality in command-engineer, missile troops and artillery
  • 1998
    NATO Structures Course at the MoD Training and Educational Centre at Komorni Hradek, CZE
  • 1999 - 2000
    Studies at the Royal College of Defence Studies in London, UK
  • 2002
    Higher Officers Course at the NATO Defence College in Rome, Italy

Foreign Language:

  • English

Service Experience:

  • 1982 – 1983
    platoon leader
  • 1983 – 1984
    battery commander
  • 1984 - 1986
    Chief of Staff of a battalion
  • 1989
    Chief of Staff of a regiment
  • 1989 - 1990
    Commander of a reconnaissance artillery battalion
  • 1990 - 1991
    Commander of a reconnaissance artillery regiment
  • 1991 - 1993
    Commander of a reconnaissance artillery battalion
  • 1993 - 1994
    Chief of Staff of an artillery brigade
  • 1994 - 1997
    Commander of an artillery brigade
  • 1997 - 1999
    Commander of the Artillery Training and Mobilisation Base
  • 2000 - 2002
    Deputy Commander of a mechanised division
  • 2002 - 2005
    Deputy Chief of Staff at EUR RC North in Brunssum, the Netherlands
  • 2005 - 2007
    Director of the Training and Doctrines Directorate (TRADOC)
  • 2007 - 2008
    Commander of the Support and Training Forces of ACR
  • 2008 - 2010
    Director of the SHAPE PCC at Mons, Belgium
  • 2010
    Deputy Chief of Staff of the SHAPE at Mons, Belgium
  • from 1 Aug 2011
    Deputy Chief of the General Staff - Inspector of ACR
  • from 7 April 2014
    Deputy Chief of the General Staff - Chief of Staff
  • from 1 August 2017
    NATO and EU Military Representative of the Czech Republic, Brussels, Belgium

- - -

  • 8 May 2002
    Appointed Brigadier General
  • 8 May 2008
    Appointed Major General
  • 8 May 2015
    Appointed Lieutenant General

Awards and Decorations:

  • 1988
    National Service Medal
  • 1998
    ACR Medal, Grade III
  • 1999
    NATO 50th Anniversary Medal
  • 2003
    ACR Medal, Grade II
  • 2003
    Cross of Merits of the Minister of Defence, Grade III
  • 2006
    Medal of the Minister of Defence of CR "For Service Abroad"
  • 2008
    Cross of Merits of the Minister of Defence, Grade II
  • 2008
    ACR Medal, Grade I
  • 2009
    Remembrance Badge "NATO 1999 - 2009"

Children:

  • daughters Michaela and Magda

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