HEAD OF ARMED FORCES ARMAMENT - HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

Poghos Poghosyan

major general

Appointed Head of Armed Forces Armament/Head of Department on July 7, 2016.

Activities

Held various senior positions in the Armenian Armed Forces.

Commander of the 1st Corps.

Promoted to major general by a presidential decree.

Commander, 4th Corps.

Commander, 2nd Corps.

Appointed Head of the Armed Forces Armament/Head of Department by a presidential decree.

Education

Graduated from High School No 1 in Metsamor.

Studied and graduated from the Higher Military College of the Russian Federation and entered the USSR Armed Forces.

Studied at the Combined Arms Academy of the Russian Federation; grudated with a gold medal.

Other activity

Service and participation in combat operations

1993 - 1994 Participated in combat operations.

Awards

St Vardan Mamikonyan Medal; Service to Homeland Medal of 1st degree; RA Battle Service Medal; St Nerses Shnorhali Medal; MOD medals Andranik Ozanyan, Drastamat Kanayan, Garegin Nzhdeh, Vazgen Sargsyan, For Impeccable Service of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th degrees, 20 Yers of Armenian Armed Forces 20 Years; NKR Mother's Gratitude Medal; NKR Medal For Strengthening Cooperationl; Commemorative Medal of the Defense Army; a personal weapon.

Rewards