List of Sri Lankan generals and brigadiers

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This list is for people who ranked general or brigadier in the Sri Lanka Army including the Ceylon Army and Ceylon Defense Force. It is not complete – please add to it if you know of any omissions.

Hence, in the lists below:

Field marshalEdit

GeneralEdit

Regular ForceEdit

Generals of the Volunteer ForceEdit

Three former members of the volunteer force have been awarded the honorary rank of General of the Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force.

  • General Sir John Kotelawala — Former Prime Minister of Ceylon and Minister of Defense and External Affairs.
  • General Ranjan Wijeratne — Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of State for Defence.
  • General Anuruddha Ratwatte — Former Minister of Power and Energy and Deputy Minister for Defence

Lieutenant generalEdit

Major generalEdit

1950 - 1969Edit

1970 - 1999Edit

2000 - presentEdit

  • Major General Percy Fernando 
  • Major General Prasanna Chandrasekera (Retired)
  • Major General D. S. K. Wijesooriya (Retired)
  • Major General D. W. Hapuarachchi (Retired)
  • Major General Jaliya Nammuni (Retired)
  • Major General Ananda Weerasekara (Retired)
  • Major General H. Somadasa Hapuarachchi (Retired-Deceased)
  • Major General Daya Wijayasinghe (Retired - Deceased)
  • Major General D. R. Aruna B. Jayatilleke (Deceased)
  • Major General W. A. Asoka De Silva (Retired)
  • Major General Sanath Karunaratne (Retired)
  • Major General Chandana Rajaguru (Retired)
  • Major General E. H. Samaratunga (Retired)
  • Major General G.V.D. Udaya Perera (Retired)
  • Major General Tuan Fadyl Meedin (Retired)
  • Major General Lalith Daulagala (Retired)
  • Major General L. L. A. Fernando (Retired)
  • Major General Ranjith de Silva (Retired)
  • Major General Sumith Balasuriya (Retired - Deceased)
  • Major General Kumudu Perera (Retired)
  • Major General Chagi Gallage (Retired)
  • Major General Laksiri A. D. Amaratunge (Retired)
  • Major General K. A. M. G. Kularatne (Retired)
  • Major General Jayanath C. P. Lokuketagodage (Retired)
  • Major General Parakrama Pannipitiya (Retired)
  • Major General Athula Jayawardane (Retired)
  • Major General Nandana Udawatta (Retired)
  • Major General D. Kalupahana (Retired)
  • Major General Udaya Nanayakkara (Retired)
  • Major General G. L. Sigera (Retired -Deceased)
  • Major General Susantha Mendis  
  • Major General Ananda Hamangoda  
  • Major General Saliya Kulatunge (Retired - Deceased)
  • Major General Lalith Wijetunge (Retired)
  • Major General Janaka Walgama
  • Major General Nirmal Dharmaratne
  • Major General Ravi Ratnasingam
  • Major General Sumedha Perera (Retired)
  • Major General Lalith Abeywardena (Retired)
  • Major General Nandana Senadeera
  • Major General Ashok Weerasinghe (Retired)
  • Major General S. M. Asoka Jayawardena (Retired)
  • Major General Kamal Fernando (Retired - Deceased)
  • Major General P. M. R. Bandara (Retired)
  • Major General Samantha Sooriyabandara (Retired - Deceased)
  • Major General Jagath Dias (Retired)
  • Major General Athula Galagamage (Retired)
  • Major General Prasanna de Silva (Retired)
  • Major General Laksiri Waduge (Retired
  • Major General Dammi Hewage
  • Major General Duleep Wickremanayake (Retired)
  • Major General M. K. D. Perera
  • Major General Kithsiri Malporu (Retired)
  • Major General Rasika Fernando
  • Major General Jagath Gunawardena
  • Major General W. L. P. W. Perera
  • Major General Subashana Welikala (Deceased)
  • Major General KAP Jagath Ratnayake
  • Major General Priyanka Fernando
  • Major General K.P.Nugegoda (Retired)
  • Major General K.A.D.Sanath L.Perera (Retired)

BrigadierEdit

1950 - 1969Edit

1970 - 1999Edit

2000 - presentEdit

ReferencesEdit