Afghan Biographies

Lawang, Dadon Brig Gen

Name Lawang, Dadon Brig Gen
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade 1st Commando Brigade commander
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions of Brig Gen Dadon Lawang:
Commander 1st Commando Brigade Afghan Army Special Forces (ANASF)  (20100111, 20110411)
Afghan National Army special operations forces commander (20141212)
Commander 215th Corps ANA  Helmand (20141222, 2015)
1st Commando Brigade commander (20170808)

3. Biodata:
Brig Gen Dadon Lawang Dadamural Lawang Dadan Lawang is a 25-year veteran of the Afghan Military. On Dec. 5, 2014 after the latest infiltration, the commander of the 215th Corps, Gen. Sayid Moluk, was dismissed and replaced by Gen. Dadan Lawang, according to Afghan officials, who declined to confirm whether the unplanned change of command was related to the attack. Afghan National Army’s main base is in Helmand Province, Camp Shorab Maidan, formerly called Camp Bastion when it served as Britain’s main base in Afghanistan.

Last Modified 2017-11-20
Established 2011-04-12