Andrew Roe

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Andrew Roe
Major General Andrew Roe.jpg
Roe, sometime after 2017
AllegianceUnited Kingdom
Service/branchBritish Army
Years of service1992–Present
RankMajor General
Commands heldJoint Services Command and Staff College
Battles/warsThe Troubles
Bosnian War
Iraq War
War in Afghanistan

Major General Andrew Michael Roe is a senior British Army officer and is currently serving as commandant of the Joint Services Command and Staff College.

Military career[edit]

Roe was commissioned into the Green Howards in April 1992.[1] He became commanding officer of the 2nd Battalion, the Yorkshire Regiment in April 2011.[2] He went on to be commander 38 (Irish) Brigade in August 2015, Assistant Commandant (Land) of the Joint Services Command and Staff College in August 2017 and Commandant of the Joint Services Command and Staff College in May 2019.[3]

He was awarded the Queen's Commendation for Valuable Service for distinguished services in Afghanistan in September 2010.[4]

Works[edit]

  • Roe, Andrew M. (2010). Waging War in Waziristan: The British Struggle in the Land of Bin Laden, 1849–1947. University Press of Kansas. ISBN 978-0700616992.
  • Roe, Andrew M.; Cloughley, Brian; Grau, Lester (2015). From Fabric Wings to Supersonic Fighters and Drones: A History of Military Aviation on Both Sides of the North-West Frontier. Helion & Company. ISBN 978-1909982826.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "No. 52983". The London Gazette (Supplement). 6 July 1992. p. 11410.
  2. ^ "Army Commands" (PDF). Retrieved 12 December 2019.
  3. ^ "Ministry of Defence and Senior Tri-Service Appointments" (PDF). Retrieved 12 December 2019.
  4. ^ "No. 59554". The London Gazette (Supplement). 24 September 2010. p. 18538.
Military offices
Preceded by Commandant of the Joint Services Command and Staff College
2019–Present
Incumbent