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Also known as: PG-SOC| SOC [+]

Country: United Arab Emirates [+]

Classified as: Military [+]

Areas of operation

Area of Operation First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Aden Governorate [+] 2015 [+]


Multi-unit organizations that this unit is part of
Name Country Other Names Classification First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Operation Restoring Hope [+] Yemen [+] Arab Coalition [+]
Arab Coalition Forces [+]
Arab Coalition to restore legitimacy in Yemen [+]
Gulf Arab coalition [+]
Hope Restoration Operation [+]
Joint Forces [+]
Operation Renewal of Hope [+]
Operation Storm of Resolve [+]
Saudi-led Arab Coalition [+]
Saudi-led Coalition [+]
coalition forces [+]
operations Renewal of Hope [+]
Air Force [+]
Army [+]
Joint Operation [+]
Military [+]
Navy [+]
2015 [+] 2017 [+]

Parent units

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Table showing personnel linked to this unit in command, administrative and other roles
Name Rank Role Official Title First Cited Date Last Cited Date
Mike Hindmarsh [+] None Commander [+] 2010 [+] 2011 [+]


List of all sources used to evidence the data in this record Click the "+" symbol next to every data point in the record to see the sources used for that data point.

Publication Date Publisher Publication Title Access Date Archive Link
06 May 2017 Emirates News Agency UAE Armed Forces observe 41st Unification Day Anniversary 29 June 2019
14 February 2016 Australian Broadcasting Corporation Retired Australian Major General Mike Hindmarsh faces questions about knowledge of civilian attacks in Yemen 30 November 2020
October 2020 American Enterprise Institute Sizing Up Little Sparta: Understanding UAE Military Effectiveness 25 November 2020
19 February 2017 Department of Defense Presidential Guard 30 November 2020