The graduation and oath-taking ceremony of the new 2nd Lieutenants from Class 2020 “Infantry Major General Konstantinos Davakis” was conducted on Friday 26 June 2020, at the Hellenic Army Academy, in Vari - Attica, in the Presence of Her Excellency the President of the Hellenic Republic, Miss Katerina Sakellaropoulou, who presented the oath-takers with their swords.
The Minister of National Defence, Mr Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, the Deputy Minister of National Defence, Mr Alkiviadis Stefanis, the Chief of HNDGS, General Konstantinos Floros, the Chief of HAFGS, Lieutenant General Georgios Blioumis, the Chief of HAGS, Lieutenant General Charalambos Lalousis and the Chief of HNGS, Vice Admiral Stylianos Petrakis attended the ceremony. A representative of the Hellenic Parliament, representatives of political parties, the Church, the Regional and Local Self-government, as well as relatives and friends of the new 2nd Lieutenants were also present.
A total of 231 2nd Lieutenants took the oath, of which 191 were from Greece, 36 from Cyprus, 3 from Armenia and 1 from Bosnia Herzegovina.
We wish the new Officers of the Army, good luck in their career.