Chief of Staff,JS

Katsutoshi KAWANO Admiral : Chief of Staff,Joint Staff

Admiral : Katsutoshi KAWANO -Chief of Staff,JS-

Katsutoshi KAWANO Chief of Staff,JS

BIOGRAPHICAL PROFILE

【DATE OF BIRTH】
November 28, 1954
 
【MAJOR ASSIGNMENTS】
1992 CO, JDS OYODO
1993 Staff, Plans and Programs Division, MSO
1997 Chief Staff Officer, Escort Flotilla 1
1998 Deputy Head, Plans and Programs Division, MSO
1999 Commander, Escort Division 3
2000 Head, Plans and Programs Division, MSO
2002 Commander, Escort Flotilla 3
2004 Chief of Staff, Commandant Sasebo District
2005 Director General, Administration Department, MSO
2006 Director General, Operations and Plans Department, MSO
2008 Commander, Mine Warfare Force
2008 Commander, Fleet Escort Force
2010 Vice Chief of Staff, Joint Staff
2011 Commander-in-Chief, Self-Defense Fleet
2012 Chief of Staff, Maritime Staff
2014 Present Assignment