Joint Forces Command

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Joint Forces Command
Joint Forces Command badge.jpg
Active 2012 -
Country  United Kingdom
Branch  Royal Navy
 British Army
 Royal Air Force
Type Command
Garrison/HQ Eastbury, Hertfordshire
Commanders
Current
commander
General Sir Christopher Deverell

The United Kingdom Joint Forces Command (JFC) manages allocated joint capabilities from the three armed services.

History[edit]

The command, which was established following the Levene Report into Defence Reform published in June 2011,[1] achieved Initial Operating Capability in April 2012 and reached Full Operating Capability in April 2013.[2]

Components[edit]

On 2 April 2012, the following organisations transferred to the Joint Forces Command, giving JFC a total of some 30,000 military and civil personnel:

Commanders[edit]

Commanders have been:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Defence Reform Part 9
  2. ^ MOD news - Establishment of JFC retrieved 05 Apr 2012
  3. ^ RAF Air Rank Appointments List 07/11 retrieved 1 December 2011
  4. ^ "New senior military officers appointed". Inside Government. 24 January 2013. Retrieved 24 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "The Secretary of State announces new Senior Appointments in the Armed Services". Ministry of Defence. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 

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