Major General Weidhüner at the NSO
By the Public Affairs Office
On 01 Aug 18, Major General Franz Weidhüner, Head of the Bundeswehr Joint Forces Office, paid his first visit to the NATO School Oberammergau (NSO).
After being welcomed by the NSO’s Deputy Commandant, Colonel Joachim Schreckinger, General Weidhüner was briefed on the NSO mission and core activities in addition to the current status of the 32 Bundeswehr staff. The visit concluded with a guided tour of the NSO Campus and facilities. Afterwards, the General continued his tour to Garmisch-Partenkirchen where he visited the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies.
General Weidhüner assumed command of the Bundeswehr Joint Forces Office in Bonn, Germany, on 15 Dec 17, and thus directs all German Armed Forces schools, training and research centres, the Military Counterintelligence Service, and the Bundeswehr's higher academies and universities.