Battalion Commander

Lieutenant Colonel Anastasios Apostolidis with origin of Meliti in Florina ,  was born in Köln in the year of 1970.  He entered the Hellenic Army Academy in 1990 and graduated in 1994, as Second Lieutenant (Infantry).

He has graduated form the Basic and Advanced Section of the Military Infantry Faculty, the Management and Staff Officers Faculty (SDIEP) and the Supreme Joint War College (ADISPO). He was referenced for training (DIMA 2019-2020) in the Hellenic National Defense College (SETHA).

            He has served in Formations and Units of Infantry as a Platoon Leader, Company Leader, Staff Leader and Commander Subunit and MTB Infantry Brigade.

            From 1995 till 1996 as a Platoon Leader of Hoplites in the 523 Infantry Brigade (MAVRODENDRI, KOZANI).

           From 1996 till 1998 as a Company Support Leader in the 502 MTB Infantry Brigade (KAVYLI, EVROS).

           From 1998 till 2001 as administrator of Finances in LS/ASDYS (ATHENS).

            From 2001 till 2003 as Company Leader - Officer 3rd Office at 211 MTB Infantry Brigade (ANO KALAMONA, RHODES ISLAND).

           From 2003 till 2006 as Company Leader at the Hellenic Army Academy SSE/SE/2nd ΤΕ (ATHENS).

           From 2006 till 2008 as Company Leader at the - Officer 2nd   - 3rd Office at the 591 Infantry Brigade (PROK) (AXIOUPOLH, KILKIS)

From 2008 till 2009 as Company Leader at the 4th Staff Office of the 9th Infantry Brigade (FLORINA).

           From 2009 till 2011 as Staff Leader at the 3rd Staff Office at the 1st MTB Infantry Brigade (LARNAKA).

From 2011 till 2013 as Commander at the 95th AT Company (ANO KALAMONA, PHODES).

From 2013 till 2015 as Commander at the 2nd   - 3rd Staff Office at the 1/38 Brigade (ANO KALAMONA, RHODES).

           From 2015 till 2016 as student of the Supreme Joint War College (ADISPO).

           From 2016 till 2017 as Commander of the 3rd Staff Office at the 3rd MTB Infantry Brigade ΄΄RIMINI΄΄ (KAVYLI, EVROS).

           From 2017 till 2019 as Commander at the 508 MTB Infantry Brigade (RIZIA, EVROS).

            From 2017 till today as Commander of the Students Brigade of the Military Faculty of Officers Corps.

            Promotions: Second Lieutenant (1994), First Lieutenant (1997), Captain (2002), Major (2008), Lieutenant Colonel (2014).

Other Languages: English Β2.

            He has been honored with all the expected for his Rank Medals and Honors. He has been awarded twice with Praise Honors.

            He is married with two sons 19 and 15 years old.