Peter Blay is a Ghanaian military officer and was the Chief of Defence Staff of the Ghana Armed Forces. He was appointed by President John Atta Mills in 2009.[1] He handed over to Vice Admiral Matthew Quashie on 28 March 2013.[2]

Peter Blay
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Peter Blay in 2010
RankLieutenant General
Commands heldChief of the Defence Staff


  1. ^ "Shake-up in Ghana Armed Forces". Ghana Home Page. Retrieved 2011-12-31.
  2. ^ "Profile of Vice Admiral Mathew Quashie, Chief of Defence Staff". Archived from the original on 15 December 2013. Retrieved 11 April 2013.
Military offices
Preceded by
Joseph Boateng Danquah
Chief of Defence Staff
2009 -2013
Succeeded by
Matthew Quashie