General Mehmet Yaşar Büyükanıt (1 September 1940 – 21 November 2019) was a Turkish military official. He was the 25th Chief of the Turkish General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces, from 28 August 2006 to 28 August 2008.
|25th Chief of the General Staff of Turkey|
28 August 2006 – 28 August 2008
|President||Ahmet Necdet Sezer|
|Preceded by||Hilmi Özkök|
|Succeeded by||İlker Başbuğ|
|Born||1 September 1940|
|Died||21 November 2019 (aged 79)|
|Branch/service||Turkish Land Forces|
|Years of service||1961–2008|
- "Turkey's ex-military chief Yaşar Büyükanıt dies at 79". HurriteyDaily. 21 November 2019.