Retired Lieutenant General Emmanuel Alexander Erskine has died aged 86 years old.
The family confirmed the death of the late Lt. General.
The 86-year- old Lt Gen. is survived by a wife and 8 children.
Lt Gen was the first UNIFIL COMMANDER of the United Nations from 1978-1981. He was also a former Chief of Army Staff.
He had his training at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst and also attended the Staff College, Camberley in England.
Lt. Gen. Erskine was one of the founding members of the People’s Heritage Party (PHP).