Jakarta – Former Army Chief of Staff (Kasad), TNI General (Ret.) George Toisutta died at the Gatot Subroto Army Hospital, Central Jakarta, Wednesday (12/06/2019) this morning at 5:25 a.m. WIB. George was previously treated at the Army Hospital because of colon cancer.
The deceased born in Ujung Pandang, June 1, 1953, was a graduate of Military Academy in 1976. He has served as the Army Strategic Reserve Command Commander from 2007 to 2009. His career then surged and became the Army Chief of Staff in the era of President SBY in 2009-2011.
Mourning flowed from a number of figures, including MPR Chair Zulkifli Hasan through his comments on his Twitter account.
” Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’u . Congratulations on the way the General of the Army (Ret.) George Toisutta. With prayers, hopefully all his good deeds will be accepted and Allah gives a glorious place beside Him .
Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un
Congratulations, General TNI (ret.) George Toisutta. With prayers, hopefully all his good deeds will be accepted and Allah will give a glorious place beside Him. Amin June”>
It is planned that the deceased’s body will be brought back to Makassar via Halim Perdana Kusuma airport at 11.00 WIB and will be buried at the Dadi TPU Road Lanto Daeng Pasewang Makassar at 17.00 WITA.