Herman Fredrik Zeiner-Gundersen

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Herman Fredrik Zeiner-Gundersen in 1979

Herman Fredrik Zeiner-Gundersen (4 July 1915, Helsinki – 13 October 2002, Bærum) was a Norwegian military officer, a general in the Norwegian Army. He served as Chief of Defence of Norway from 1972 to 1977.[1][2]

He was Chairman of the NATO Military Committee from 1977 to 1980.

Zeiner-Gundersen was decorated with the Grand Cross of the Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav in 1977.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henriksen, Petter (ed.). "Herman Fredrik Zeiner-Gundersen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 4 November 2009. 
  2. ^ "Forsvarssjefen" (in Norwegian). www.mil.no. Retrieved 4 November 2009. 
  3. ^ Magnus, Jens Christian. "Herman Zeiner-Gundersen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 4 November 2009. 
Military offices
Preceded by
Folke Hauger Johannessen
Chief of Defence of Norway
1972–1977
Succeeded by
Sverre B. Hamre