Gerhard Kahtz

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Gerhard Kahtz
Chief of Air Staff, Nigerian Air Force
In office
November 1965 – January 1966
Preceded by None
Succeeded by Wolfgang Thimmig
Personal details
Born 1922
Nationality German

Gerhard Kahtz (born 26 November 1922) was Nigerian Air Force's Chief of the Air Staff from 1963 to 1965.[1] Colonel Kahtz arrived Nigeria on 30 May 1963 as head of the German Air Force Assistance Group (GAFAG). He was officially designated as the Commander of the NAF, and assigned to create an Air Force for Nigeria by a 1963 agreement between Nigeria and Germany.