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Past Deputy Commandants

CEYLON DEFENCE FORCE DY COMDTS (1888 – 1949)

01 Col R Kumaranayagam  ED 1959  – 1961
02 Col  FC  De Saram OBEED 1961 – 1962
03 Col  SD Ratwatte ED 1962- 1963
04 Col  ND  Rokwood ED 1963- 1964
05 Col  C Nugawela ED 1964- 1966
06 Col  BL SeneviratnA MBEED 1966- 1967
07 Col  ND Aluvihara ED 1967- 1970
08 Col  D Nugawela 1970- 1972
09 Col  RL Munasinghe ED 1972- 1973
10 Col  AT Nugawela 1973- 1974
11 Col  LVAN Samarawickrama 1974- 1975
12 Col  RFC De Livera ED 1975- 1977

CEYLON VOLUNTEER FORCE DY COMDTS 1955 – 1971

Col R Kumaranayagam ED

1959 – 1961

Col FC De Saram OBE ED

1961 – 1962

Col SD Ratwatte ED

1962- 1963

Col ND Rokwood ED

1963- 1964

Col  C Nugawela ED

 1964- 1966

Col BL Senevirathna MBE ED

1966- 1967

Col ND Aluvihara ED

1967- 1970

Col ND Aluvihara ED

1967- 1970

Col RL Munasinghe ED

1972- 1973

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Col  AT Nugawela

1973- 1974

Col L Samarawickrama

1974- 1975

Col RFC De Livera ED

1975 – 1977

Col CAB Ratnayake

1977 – 1978

Brig WOC De Alwis ED

1978 – 1981

Brig CN Panabokke KSV

1981 – 1984,  1988 – 1991

Col AER Abeysinghe KSV

1984 – 1986

Maj Gen NPD Palpola KSV

1986 – 1988, 1992 – 1993, 1995 – 199

Brig SBG De Silva KSV

25.12.1993 – 30.12.1994

Maj Gen Kulathunga
Mej Gen SV Panabokke KSV

12.06.1996 – 12.06.2000

Mej Gen SA Kulatunga KSV

12.06.2000 – 12.06.2004

Mej Gen AMB Aumunugama KSV

12.06.2004 – 25.08.2006

Mej Gen WADS Silva

26.08.2006 – 18.04.2007

Mej Gen WB Soyza

19.04.2007 – 19.11.2007

Maj Gen AC Obeysekara KSV

20.11.2007 – 18.11.2011