Curriculum Vitae Rear Admiral Christian Bock

Curriculum Vitae Rear Admiral Christian Bock

  • Bundeswehr Command and Staff College
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portrait photofoto Rear Admiral Christian Bock

Rear Admiral Christian Bock, Director Training and Education, Bundeswehr Command and Staff College, Hamburg

Bundeswehr Command and Staff College/Katharina Roggmann

Rear Admiral and Director Training and Education

Date of Birth: 18. August 1969
Place of Birth: Bonn

Military Career

since 2021     Director Training and Education, Bundeswehr Command and Staff College, Hamburg

2018 – 2021 Commander Flotilla 1 and Director NATO Centre of Excellence for Operations in Confined and Shallow Waters, Kiel

2015 – 2018 Branch Chief Concepts and Objectives, Planning Directorate, Federal Ministry of Defense, Bonn

2013 – 2015 Branch Head Maritime Operation and Region Horn of Africa, Federal Armed Forces Joint Forces Operations Command, Potsdam

2012 – 2013 Deputy Head of Division "Military Aspects of Security Policy", Federal Chancellery, Berlin

2010 – 2012 Staff Officer Plans and Conceptual Developments, Joint Staff Planning Branch, Federal Ministry of Defense, Bonn

2008 – 2010 Commander, 5th Minesweeping Squadron, Kiel

2007 – 2008 Staff Officer Operations, Joint Staff, Current Operations Branch, Federal Ministry of Defense, Bonn

2005 – 2007 Officer Education and Training, Staff Officer Operations and Deputy Commanding Officer, 3rd Minesweeping Squadron, Olpenitz/Kiel

2003 – 2005 Military Assistant to ACOS Implementation and DCOS Transformation, Headquarter Supreme Allied Comander Transformation, Norfolk, USA

2001 – 2003 Admiral Staff Officers Course, Federal Armed Forces General Staff and Command College, Hamburg

2000 – 2001 Staff Officer, Naval Staff Plans, Policy and International Cooperation Branch, Bonn

1998 – 2000 Commanding Officer, FGS “Kulmbach”, 3rd Minesweeping Squadron, Olpenitz

1997 – 1998 Principle Warfare Course Operations and Minewarfare, Maritime Operations School, Bremerhaven

1997               On the Job Trainee, Protocol-Branch, Federal Ministry of Defense, Bonn

1994 – 1997 Navigation and Executive Officer on Minehunters class 331B and Support Vessels class 701A, Wilhelmshaven

1993 – 1994 Training as MCM Officer

1989 – 1993 Studies of Economics, Federal German Armed Forces University,
Hamburg

1988 – 1989 Officer Training, Crew VII/88 Naval Academy Mürwik, Flensburg

1988               Joined the German Navy and Basic Officer Training, Naval College Mürwik, Flensburg

Mission Experience

2008 – 2009 Commander GER UNIFIL contingent, Lebanon-Cyprus