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REAR ADMIRALS

Rear Admiral Commander of the First Naval Zone César Marco Morales Huerta-Mercado

Commander of the First Naval Zone

Rear Admiral César Marco Morales Huerta-Mercado

He was born on August 20, 1968. He entered the Navy on February 26, 1986, graduating on January 1, 1991 as Alférez de Fragata.

He is qualified in Naval Engineering, and Surface Warfare. He has followed the courses of Experimental Theory "Corrosion and Prevention of Corrosion", Electricity Training, Intelligence by correspondence, Basic Staff, Command and Staff, International Military Law, Naval Teacher, High Command. He has a Specialization in Process Quality Management, a Diploma in Political Science with a Security Policy mention, a Master's in Political Science with a major in International Relations, a Master's in Maritime Strategy, and a Master's in Maritime Policy.

During his service on board, he was Chief of the 3rd. Division of the Department of Engineering and Head of the First Division of Armament in the BAP Villavisencio, Chief of the 1st. Division (Engines) of the Engineering Department at BAP Bayovar, Head of the 2nd. Division of Engineering, Electricity and Automation at BAP Carvajal, Head of the Engineering Department at BAP Mariátegui, Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering at BAP Almirante Grau, Second Commander of BAP Carvajal, Commander of BAP Montero, Commander of BAP Almirante Grau .

He has been Head of the Marine Division of the Department of Subnational Personnel in the Navy Personnel Management Division, Secretary and Communications Officer in the Welfare Department, Psychological Operations Officer and Security Officer in the Command of the Fourth Naval Zone and Task Force 100, Official Secretary and Communications in the Welfare Office, Official of the AD-HOC Secretariat and Inter-institutional Affairs Officer in the Secretariat of the General Command, Sub-Chief of the Sub-Personnel Department in the Administration Office of Navy personnel, Deputy Head of the Department of Superior Personnel in the Navy Personnel Administration Department, Chief of the 6th. Section and Chief of Operations of the General Staff in the Command of the Fourth Naval Zone and Task Force 100, Chief of the Rules and Procedures Section of the Division of Organization and Processes of the Organization Department in the General Staff of the Navy, Head of the Department of Personnel Superior in the Direction of Administration of Personnel of the Marina, Attaché of Deputy Defense and Naval to the Embassy of Peru in the Republic of Korea, Direction of Naval Enlistment.

In 2019, the government granted him the promotion to the rank of Rear Admiral and appointed him as Commander of the First Naval Zone.