YoRHa Commander is a character in NieR: Automata, and is the commander of YoRHa No.2 Type B. She is in command of the YoRHa squadrons she oversees and instructs from the Bunker outpost in Earth orbit. She served during the 14th Machine War and was secretly perpetuating the lie that humanity continued to exist in order to keep the android forces under her in good morale. She was killed when the Machines took advantage of the backdoor in the Bunker and she stayed behind as it self destructed.


Commander That is why you, the YoRHa forces, exist:
SPOILER ALERT - Plot details for NieR: Automata follow.

Commander White was likely one of the first successful results of the research of the Kaguya Research facility and later the Labo Research Facility during the 8th Machine War. She would go on to become the commanding Officer of YoRHa. Before the events of the main game she sent A2, then Number 2, and her squad to lead an attack on a machine server on hawaii. Despite having set it up for that none of the androids would come back alive the mission proved a success though the Commander had no choice but to brand A2 a traitor

flowers for m[A]chines

or not to [B]e

meaningless [C]ode

chil[D]hood's end

the [E]nd of YoRHa


Personality Edit

The calm and composed commander of the YoRHa units and director of the orbital satellite known as the “Bunker”. There is some connection between her and A2.

Despite being called a "hard ass" by 9S, it is revealed that the Commander actually leaves her clothes strewn all over her private quarters and she rarely does maintenance on her body.

Trivia Edit

  • Her real name is White and has a connection with Jackass.