Aug 27, 2018

Former Army Commander Rohan Daluwatte expires

Former Army Commander General Rohan Daluwatte expired today at the age of 77.

He was born on May 09, 1941 in Ambalangoda and is an old boy of Ananda College, Colombo.

He joined the Sri Lanka Army as a Cadet officer in 1961 and served until 1998. He served as the Commander of the Army from 01 May 1996 to December 15, 1998 as the 14th Commander of the Sri Lanka Army.

General Daluwatte earned the Uttama Seva medal, Rana Wickrama medal, Rana Shoora medal, Veera Wickrama Vibhushana and the Vishishta Seva Vibhushana medals for his bravery and dedicated service.