Headshot of Commander Bastian de Freitas

Commander Bastian de Freitas

Commander Bastian de Freitas initiated as a cadet in the navy school around 1994 and finished his education in Marine Military Science in 1999.

His first steps into his career were made at Unidade de Meios de Desembarque (UMD). He was a Commander for two years at CF21 and, in 2007 he was transfered to the Portuguese Navy Marine Corps (Estado-maior do Comando do Corpo de Fuzileiros) as chief of the subsection Operational Planning Process. He was part of many peacekeeping missions at the United Nations in Timor-Leste and, more recently, in Afghanistan, under supervision of NATO. He received several awards and decorations.