Gerenian Armed Forces

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Gerenian Armed Forces
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Coat of arms
Country Gerenia
Founded 2012
Branches Gerenian Army
Gerenian Air Force
Gerenian Navy
Headquarters Salnat, Klämen
Leadership
Commander-in-Chief Gerald Ruze
Minister of Defence Jan-Gebreel Mesonau
Chief of Joint Staff Saver Redans
Manpower
Military age 18
Available for military service 1,688,752 (2013)
Fit for military service 1,258,701 (2013)
Active personnel 17,220 (2013)
Reserve personnel 4,150 (2013)

The Gerenian Armed Forces are the Army, Navy, and the Air Force of Gerenia. The Forces are supervised by the Gerenian Ministry of Defence. The Commander-in-Chief is the President of the Republic of Gerenia, while operational command is in the domain of the Chief of the Joint Staff of the Gerenian Armed Forces, the position being held since 2017 by General Saver Redans.

Army

Main article: Gerenian Army

The Gerenian Army is composed of eight brigades, grouped in two divisions. The brigades are:

  • 1st Infantry Brigade
  • 2nd Infantry Brigade
  • Jungle Brigade
  • Mountain Brigade
  • Armoured Brigade
  • Paratrooper Brigade
  • Army Aviation Brigade
  • Special Operations Group

Air Force

The Gerenian Air Force is headquartered in Mežan, where it has its combat and training base. Several support bases exist all over the country. The Air Force's main missions are to protect the nation's territorial air space, and to provide logistical support to the Army.

Navy

The Gerenian Navy provides defence of Gerenia, its territorial waters, and the Camoleo, which forms part of the southeastern border. The Navy has several bases in operation in mainland Gerenia as well as in Gerenian South Keltia.