James Chiswell

James Chiswell
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James Chiswell
AllegianceUnited Kingdom United Kingdom
Service/branchFlag of the British Army.svg British Army
Years of service1983-
RankMajor General
Commands held2nd Bn Parachute Regiment
16 Air Assault Brigade
1st (UK) Armoured Division
Special Forces
Battles/warsSierra Leone Civil War
War in Afghanistan
War in Iraq
AwardsCommander of the Order of the British Empire
Military Cross


Major-General James Robert Chiswell CBE, MC (given birth to 29 March 1964) is usually a British Military officer.

Military career

Educated at Allhallows University and King's University London, Chiswell was commissioned in to the Parachute Regiment in 1983. He required part functioning Barras in Sierra Leone in Sept 2000 and was granted the Military Mix.He became Commanding official of 2nd Bn Parachute Regiment in 2004 and led his battalion in Iraq. He was after that sent to Long term Joint Head office, Northwood as Associate Chief of Personnel with responsibility for current functions. He continued to become Liaison Officer towards the Joint Chiefs of Personnel in Washington, D.C. in 2008 and Commander of 16 Atmosphere Assault Brigade in Dec 2008 seeing program as Commander Job Power Helmand when the brigade was deployed to Afghanistan in Oct 2010. He became General Official Commanding 1st Armoured Department in Oct 2012 and Movie director Special Makes in 2015.