2016, April 22 - 10:25am

Major General (HE A)

Paschalis DALLAS 


MGen Paschalis DALLAS was born in Kastoria, in 1964.
After graduating the High School, he was admitted to the Hellenic Army Academy in 1982, and in June 1986 he received his commission as Second Lieutenant in the Infantry Branch.

He was promoted as follows:

Lieutenant: 1989
Captain: 1993
Major: 1999
Lieutenant Colonel: 2005
Colonel: 2011
Brigadier General: 2016
Major General: 2019

He was appointed to several assignments-duties, to include:

• Mechanized Infantry Platoon Leader and Company Commander,

• Mechanized Infantry Battalion Deputy Commander,

• G1 Staff Officer of HQ NDC-GR,

• S3 Staff Officer in Brigade and Division level HQs,

• Infantry Border Unit Battalion Commander,

• SO Exercises Planner and Civil Engagement Officer in CC Land Madrid (later Force Command Madrid), Spain (2008-2011),

On 6th of March 2019, upon his promotion to Major General, he assumed the position of the Chief of Staff of NRDC-GR.

MGen Dallas was also deployed in NATO/EU Missions, as follows:

• in Bosnia and Herzegovina as member of the European Community Monitor Mission (ECMM) (1994-1995),
• in Kosovo (KFOR) as Mechanized Infantry Battalion Deputy Commander (2000-2001).

He attended successfully all national basic and advanced mandatory training for Infantry officers, as well as, he graduated the General Command & Staff Course in the Command & Staff College (2005), the Joint War College (2006) and the National Defense College (2013).

He attended training courses abroad such as Exercise Planning Process Course, CIMIC Course and CREVAL Course.

He has been awarded the following medals: 

• Knight Gold Cross of the Order off Phoenix,

• Knight Gold Cross of the Order of Merit,

• Medal for Military Valor, B Class,
• Medal for Meritorious Command, B Class,

• Staff Officer Service Commendation Medal, B Class,

• Peace Support Operations Commendation Medal (twice),

• ECMM in Bosnia and Herzegovina Medal,

• KFOR Mission Medal,

• Silver Medal of the French Ministry of National Defence,

• French Commemorative Medal.

He speaks English fluently.

He is married to Mrs Stavroula Savvalaki and they have one son.