Nathan Pierpoint

LTCOL Nathan Pierpoint was CO of the 1st Military Police Battalion between Jan 2017-Dec 2018. He has previously been a PLCOMD, ADJT and Coy commander in the same unit. Nathan has also been an instructor at RMC-D, and worked at Army Headquarters in the directorates of international engagement and strategic communications. He is currently the Australian Army LO to US Army Training and Doctrine Command.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

Break In

I’ve Made It Through The First Few Months As An OC – What Do I Do Now? Tips for Company Commanders

Talking from the viewpoint of a former Commanding Officer, Nathan Pierpoint has some advice for new sub-unit commanders.

By Nathan Pierpoint

Command Post

A Staff Officer’s Guide to Surviving (Another) Lockdown

Nathan Pierpoint provides five pointers on how to deal with lockdown while maintaining productivity and sanity.

By Nathan Pierpoint

Break In

Reflections on Battalion Command

Nathan Pierpoint reflects on his time in command.

By Nathan Pierpoint

Unit PME

CO 1 Military Police Battalion's Reading and Resource List

The Cove's library of role-specific reading and resource lists continues to build.

By Nathan Pierpoint