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Chief of Staff of the Barbados Defence Force
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Flag of the Barbados Defence Force
Colonel Glyne Sinatra Grannum

since 1 February 2017
Headquarters Barbados Defence Force
Reports to Prime Minister
Constituting instrument Barbados Defence Act (1979)
Formation 15 August 1979
First holder Colonel Leonard Banfield
Deputy Deputy Chief of Staff
Website Official website

The Chief of Staff is the professional head of the Barbados Defence Force. He is responsible for the administration and the operational control of the Belize military. It is the highest rank military position in the country.

List of Chiefs[]

Chief of Staff Took office Left office Time in office Ref
1Banfield, LeonardColonel Leonard Banfield15 August 197919800–1 years[1]
2Lewis, RudyardBrigadier Rudyard Lewis1980199918–19 years[1]
3Maynard, DeightonColonel Deighton Maynard1999September 20033–4 years[1]
4Quintyne, AlvinColonel Alvin QuintyneSeptember 20031 February 201713 years[1][2]
5Grannum, GlyneColonel Glyne Sinatra Grannum1 February 2017Incumbent4 years[2]


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