Топ-100

List of comparative military ranks

This article is a list of various states armed forces ranking designations. Comparisons are made between the different systems used by nations to categorize the hierarchy of an armed force compared to another. Several of these lists mention NATO reference codes. These are the NATO rank reference codes, used for easy comparison among NATO countries. Links to comparison charts can be found below.

1. References to modern military
Argentina
Military ranks of Argentina
Argentine Army officer rank insignia; Argentine Army enlisted rank insignia
Australia
Ranks of the RAAF
Australian Defence Force ranks
Royal Australian Navy ranks and uniforms
Australian Army officer rank insignia; Australian Army other ranks insignia
Bangladesh
Ranks and insignia of Bangladesh Navy
Ranks of Bangladesh Army
Bangladesh Air Force rank insignia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Military ranks and insignia of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Chile
Naval ranks and insignia of Chile
Air Force ranks and insignia of Chile
Army ranks and insignia of Chile
Peoples Republic of China
Ranks of the Peoples Armed Police
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Navy
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Ground Force
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Air Force
Congo
Military ranks of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Denmark
Danish Air Force ranks
Danish Army ranks
Danish Navy ranks
Egypt
Egyptian Army ranks
Egyptian Air Force ranks
Egyptian Navy ranks
France
French Army ranks
French Navy ranks
French Gendarmerie ranks
French Air Force ranks
Germany
Rank insignia of the German Bundeswehr
Ranks of the German Bundeswehr
Greece
Greek military ranks
Hellenic Army: officer, other
India
Indian Army ranks and insignia
Indian Air Force ranks and insignia
Indian Navy ranks and insignia
Ireland
Irish Naval Service rank insignia
Irish Air Corps rank insignia
Irish Army rank insignia
Italy
Italian Navy ranks
Italian Air Force ranks
Italian Army ranks
Italian Carabinieri ranks
Mexico
Naval ranks and insignia of Mexico
Army ranks and insignia of Mexico
Myanmar
Army ranks and insignia of Myanmar
Navy ranks and insignia of Myanmar
Air Force ranks and insignia of Myanmar
North Korea
Korean Peoples Army Air Force ranks
Korean Peoples Army Ground Force ranks
Comparative military ranks of Korea
Korean Peoples Navy ranks
Pakistan
Pakistan Navy ranks and insignia
Pakistan Army ranks and insignia
Pakistan Air Force ranks and insignia
Peru
Peruvian Navy Marina de Guerra del Peru
Peruvian Air Force Fuerza Aerea del Peru
Peruvian Army Ejercito del Peru
Russia
Russian Navy ranks and insignia
Russian Air Force ranks and insignia
Russian Army ranks and insignia
South Korea
Comparative military ranks of Korea
Republic of Korea Navy ranks
Republic of Korea Air force ranks
Republic of Korea Army ranks
Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Army rank insignia
Sri Lanka Air Force rank insignia
Sri Lanka Navy rank insignia
Republic of China Taiwan
Republic of China Air Force rank insignia
Republic of China Army rank insignia
Republic of China Navy rank and rating insignia

1.1. References to modern military Australia
Ranks of the RAAF
Australian Defence Force ranks
Royal Australian Navy ranks and uniforms
Australian Army officer rank insignia; Australian Army other ranks insignia

1.2. References to modern military Bangladesh
Ranks and insignia of Bangladesh Navy
Ranks of Bangladesh Army
Bangladesh Air Force rank insignia

1.3. References to modern military Bosnia and Herzegovina
Military ranks and insignia of Bosnia and Herzegovina

1.4. References to modern military Chile
Naval ranks and insignia of Chile
Air Force ranks and insignia of Chile
Army ranks and insignia of Chile

1.5. References to modern military Peoples Republic of China
Ranks of the Peoples Armed Police
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Navy
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Ground Force
Ranks of the Peoples Liberation Army Air Force

1.6. References to modern military Congo
Military ranks of the Democratic Republic of Congo

1.7. References to modern military Denmark
Danish Air Force ranks
Danish Army ranks
Danish Navy ranks

1.8. References to modern military Egypt
Egyptian Army ranks
Egyptian Air Force ranks
Egyptian Navy ranks

1.9. References to modern military France
French Army ranks
French Navy ranks
French Gendarmerie ranks
French Air Force ranks

1.10. References to modern military Germany
Rank insignia of the German Bundeswehr
Ranks of the German Bundeswehr

1.11. References to modern military Greece
Greek military ranks
Hellenic Army: officer, other

1.12. References to modern military India
Indian Army ranks and insignia
Indian Air Force ranks and insignia
Indian Navy ranks and insignia

1.13. References to modern military Ireland
Irish Naval Service rank insignia
Irish Air Corps rank insignia
Irish Army rank insignia

1.14. References to modern military Italy
Italian Navy ranks
Italian Air Force ranks
Italian Army ranks
Italian Carabinieri ranks

1.15. References to modern military Mexico
Naval ranks and insignia of Mexico
Army ranks and insignia of Mexico

1.16. References to modern military Myanmar
Army ranks and insignia of Myanmar
Navy ranks and insignia of Myanmar
Air Force ranks and insignia of Myanmar

1.17. References to modern military North Korea
Korean Peoples Army Air Force ranks
Korean Peoples Army Ground Force ranks
Comparative military ranks of Korea
Korean Peoples Navy ranks

1.18. References to modern military Pakistan
Pakistan Navy ranks and insignia
Pakistan Army ranks and insignia
Pakistan Air Force ranks and insignia

1.19. References to modern military Peru
Peruvian Navy Marina de Guerra del Peru
Peruvian Air Force Fuerza Aerea del Peru
Peruvian Army Ejercito del Peru

1.20. References to modern military Russia
Russian Navy ranks and insignia
Russian Air Force ranks and insignia
Russian Army ranks and insignia

1.21. References to modern military South Korea
Comparative military ranks of Korea
Republic of Korea Navy ranks
Republic of Korea Air force ranks
Republic of Korea Army ranks

1.22. References to modern military Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Army rank insignia
Sri Lanka Air Force rank insignia
Sri Lanka Navy rank insignia

1.23. References to modern military Republic of China Taiwan
Republic of China Air Force rank insignia
Republic of China Army rank insignia
Republic of China Navy rank and rating insignia

1.24. References to modern military United Kingdom
Royal Navy officer rank insignia; Royal Navy ratings rank insignia
Royal Air Force officer ranks; Royal Air Force other ranks
British Army officer rank insignia; British Army other rank insignia
United Kingdom and United States military ranks compared

1.25. References to modern military United States
United States Coast Guard: enlisted, warrant officer, officer
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Officer Corps: officer
United States uniformed services: comparative ranks of officers, warrant officers, and enlisted servicemen
United States Army: enlisted, warrant officer, officer
United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps: officer
United States Marine Corps: enlisted, warrant officer, officer
United States Navy: enlisted, warrant officer, officer
United States Air Force: enlisted, officer
United Kingdom and United States military ranks compared

2.1. Continental comparisons Africa
Comparative army officer ranks of Africa
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of Africa
Comparative army enlisted ranks of Africa
Comparative navy officer ranks of Africa
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of Africa
Comparative air force officer ranks of Africa

2.2. Continental comparisons Americas
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of the Americas
Comparative navy officer ranks of the Americas
Comparative army enlisted ranks of the Americas
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of the Americas
Comparative air force officer ranks of the Americas
Comparative army officer ranks of the Americas

2.3. Continental comparisons Asia
Comparative army officer ranks of Asia
Comparative air force officer ranks of Asia
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of Asia
Comparative navy officer ranks of Asia
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of Asia
Comparative army enlisted ranks of Asia

2.4. Continental comparisons Europe
Comparative navy officer ranks of Europe
Comparative army officer ranks of Europe
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of Europe
Comparative army enlisted ranks of Europe
Comparative air force officer ranks of Europe
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of Europe

2.5. Continental comparisons Oceania
Comparative air force officer ranks of Oceania
Comparative army enlisted ranks of Oceania
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of Oceania
Comparative army officer ranks of Oceania
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of Oceania
Comparative navy officer ranks of Oceania

3. Other comparisons NATO
Ranks and insignia of NATO Air Forces Officers
Ranks and insignia of NATO
Ranks and insignia of NATO armies officers
Ranks and insignia of NATO Navies Enlisted
Ranks and insignia of officers of NATO navies
Ranks and insignia of NATO armies enlisted
Ranks and insignia of NATO Air Forces Enlisted
Commonwealth of Nations
Comparative army officer ranks of the Commonwealth
Comparative army enlisted ranks of the Commonwealth
Comparative navy officer ranks of the Commonwealth
Comparative air force enlisted ranks of the Commonwealth
Comparative navy enlisted ranks of the Commonwealth
Comparative air force officer ranks of the Commonwealth

4. Previous eras Miscellaneous
United States Union Army during the civil war
Ranks in the Austro-Hungarian Navy
Rank insignia of the Austro-Hungarian armed forces
Confederate Army during the civil war
Royal Navy during the 18th and 19th centuries
South Vietnamese military ranks and insignia
Confederate Navy during the civil war
United States Union Navy during the civil war
First and Second World War comparisons
World War II German Army ranks and insignia
Comparative officer ranks of World War II
Military ranks of the Luftwaffe 1935–45
Comparative military ranks of World War I
Corps colours of the Luftwaffe 1935–45
United States Army enlisted rank insignia of World War I
Uniforms and insignia of the Kriegsmarine
Japan - naval ranks of the Japanese Empire during World War II
United States Army enlisted rank insignia of World War II
Japan - army ranks of the Japanese Empire during World War II

For modern ranks refer to List of comparative military ranks See also: Comparative officer ranks of World War II Comparative officer ranks of World War
ranks of World War I Comparative ranks of Nazi Germany List of comparative military ranks Traditionally captains of Polish cavalry held the rank of rotmistrz
the army, navy and air force respectively. Ranks and insignia of NATO List of comparative military ranks in Lithuanian Principines kariuomenes struktūros
military ranks Military ranks of Namibia Military ranks of Zimbabwe Military ranks of Rhodesia Comparative army officer ranks of Africa Comparative army
Rank comparison chart of armies land forces of African states. Comparative army officer ranks of the Americas Ranks and insignia of NATO armies officers
Modern Russian military ranks trace their roots to Table of Ranks established by Peter the Great. Most of the rank names were borrowed from existing German Prussian
Sergeant Major of the Air Force, and the Sergeant Major of the Military Health Service. Comparative military ranks Military rank List of Badges of the South
ranks are approximate. Comparative army officer ranks of the Americas Ranks and insignia of NATO armies officers Comparative military ranks of Korea
worn on the shoulders. Israel Defense Forces insignia List of comparative military ranks IDF Ranks IDF 2011. Archived from the original on 30 August
alongside OF - 1 ranks. Military rank Comparative navy officer ranks of the Americas Comparative navy officer ranks of Asia Ranks and insignia of NATO navies officers