Ranks and insignia of NATO armies enlisted

This page lists the enlisted ranks and insignia of NATO member armies. For the comparison chart of the commissioned officers, see Ranks and insignia of NATO armies officers.

Other and enlisted ranks (OR 1–9)Edit

NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
  Albania
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Kryekapter
Sergeant major
Kapter
First sergeant
Rreshter
Sergeant first class
Tetar
Staff sergeant
Nëntetar
Sergeant
Ushtar IV
Corporal
Ushtar III
Private first class
Ushtar II
Private
Ushtar I
Private


  Belgium
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Adjudant-Major
Adjudant-Majoor
Adjudant-chef
Adjudant-chef
Adjudant
Adjudant
1er sergeant-major
1ste sergeant-majoor
1er sergeant-chef
1ste sergeant-chef
1er sergeant
1ste sergeant
Sergeant
Sergeant
1er caporal-chef
1ste korporaal-chef
Caporal-chef
Korporaal-chef
Caporal
Korporaal
1er soldat
1ste soldaat
Soldat
Soldaat


  Bulgaria
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Офицерски кандидат
Senior warrant officer
Старшина
Starshina
Старши сержант
Senior sergeant
Сержант
Sergeant
Младши сержант
Junior sergeant
Ефрейтор
Yefreytor
Редник
Private


  Canada
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Chief warrant officer
Adjudant-chef
Master warrant officer
Adjudant-maître
Warrant officer
Adjudant
Sergeant
Sergent
Master corporal
Caporal-chef
Corporal
Caporal
Private (trained)
Soldat (formé)
Private (basic)
Soldat (confirmé)
Private (recruit)
Soldat (recrue)


  Croatia
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                No insignia
Časnički namjesnik Stožerni narednik Nadnarednik Narednik Desetnik Skupnik Razvodnik Pozornik Vojnik


  Czech Republic
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Štábní praporčík Nadpraporčík Praporčík Nadrotmistr Rotmistr Rotný Četař Desátník Svobodník Vojín
NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
  Denmark
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        No equivalent            
Hærchefsergenten Chefsergent Seniorsergent Oversergent Sergent Officerselev
Sergent
Korporal Overkonstabel af 1. grad Overkonstabel Konstabel


  Estonia
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                No equivalent    
Ülemveebel Staabiveebel Vanemveebel Veebel Nooremveebel Vanemseersant Seersant Nooremseersant Kapral Reamees


  France
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      No equivalent              
Major Adjudant-chef Adjudant Sergent-chef/
Maréchal-des-logis-chef
Sergent/
Maréchal-des-logis
Caporal-chef de première classe Caporal-chef/
Brigadier-chef
Caporal/
Brigadier
Soldat de première classe Soldat


  Germany
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Oberstabsfeldwebel Stabsfeldwebel Hauptfeldwebel Oberfeldwebel Feldwebel Stabsunteroffizier Unteroffizier Oberstabsgefreiter Stabsgefreiter Hauptgefreiter Obergefreiter Gefreiter Soldat
  Germany
(Officer designate)
(Edit)
No equivalent
      No equivalent
Oberfähnrich Fähnrich Fahnenjunker


  Greece
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              No equivalent       No equivalent Arm/corps insignia only
Warrant Officer Master sergeant Staff sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance corporal Private
Ανθυπασπιστής[note 1] Αρχιλοχίας Επιλοχίας Λοχίας Δεκανέας Υποδεκανέας Στρατιώτης
NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
  Hungary
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Főtörzszászlós Törzszászlós Zászlós Főtörzsőrmester Törzsőrmester Őrmester Szakaszvezető Tizedes Őrvezető Közkatona


  Iceland
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No equivalent
      No equivalent
 
Flokkstjóri 1. Flokkstjóri 2. Korporáll óbreyttur


  Italy
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Luogotenente Primo Maresciallo Maresciallo Capo Maresciallo Ordinario Maresciallo Sergente Maggiore Capo Sergente Maggiore Sergente Caporale maggiore capo scelto Caporale maggiore capo Caporale maggiore scelto Primo caporale maggiore Caporal Maggiore Caporale Soldato


  Latvia
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                No equivalent
Augstākais virsseržants
Sergeant Major
Galvenais virsseržants
Master Sergeant
Štāba virsseržants
Sergeant First Class
Virsseržants
First Sergeant
Seržants
Sergeant
Kaprālis
Corporal
Dižkareivis
Private First Class
Kareivis
Private


  Lithuania
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Seržantas majoras Viršila Štabo seržantas Vyresnysis Seržantas Seržantas Grandinis Vyresnysis eilinis Eilinis Jaunesnysis eilinis
NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
  Luxembourg
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Adjudant-Major Adjudant-Chef Adjudant Sergent-Chef Premier Sergent Sergent Premier Caporal-Chef Caporal-Chef Caporal de première classe Caporal Premier Soldat-Chef Soldat-Chef Soldat première classe Soldat


  Montenegro
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                  No equivalent
Zastavnik 1 Klase Zastavnik Stariji Vodnik 1 Klase Stariji Vodnik Vodnik 1 Klase Vodnik Mlađi Vodnik Desetar Razvodnik


  Netherlands
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Adjudant-onderofficier Sergeant-majoor/
Opperwachtmeester
Sergeant der 1e klasse/
Wachtmeester der 1e klasse
Sergeant/Wachtmeester Korporaal der 1e klasse Korporaal Soldaat/Huzaar/
Kanonier der 1e klasse
Soldaat/Huzaar/
Kanonier der 2e klasse
Soldaat/Huzaar/
Kanonier der 3e klasse


  Norway
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Sjefssersjant Sersjantmajor Kommandersersjant Stabssersjant Oversersjant Sersjant 1. klasse Sersjant Korporal 1. klasse Korporal Visekorporal 1. klasse Visekorporal Ledende Menig Menig


  Poland
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Starszy chorąży sztabowy Starszy chorąży Chorąży Młodszy chorąży Starszy sierżant Sierżant Plutonowy Starszy kapral Kapral Starszy szeregowy Szeregowy


  Portugal
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Sargento-mor
Sergeant-major
Sargento-chefe
Master sergeant
Sargento-ajudante
First sergeant
Primeiro-sargento
Staff sergeant
Segundo-sargento
Sergeant
Furriel
Lance sergeant
Segundo-furriel
Second lance sergeant
Cabo de Secção
Section Corporal
Cabo-adjunto
Master corporal
Primeiro-cabo
First corporal
Segundo-cabo
Lance corporal
Soldado
Private
NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
  Romania
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Plutonier adjutant principal Plutonier adjutant Plutonier-major Plutonier Sergent-major Sergent Caporal clasa
a I-a
Caporal clasa
a II-a
Caporal clasa
a III-a
Fruntaș Soldat


  Slovakia
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Nadpraporčík Praporčík Podpraporčík Štábný nadrotmajster Nadrotmajster Rotmajster Rotný Čatár Desiatnik Slobodník Vojak


  Slovenia
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Sergeant Major of the Armed Forces
Višji štabni praporščak
Command Sergeant Major
Štabni praporščak
Sergeant Major
Višji praporščak
First Sergeant
Praporščak
Master Sergeant
Višji štabni vodnik
Sergeant First Class
Štabni vodnik
Staff Sergeant
Višji vodnik
Sergeant
Vodnik
Master Corporal
Naddesetnik
Corporal
Desetnik
Lance Corporal
Poddesetnik
Private
Vojak


  Spain
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Suboficial mayor Subteniente Brigada Sargento primero Sargento Cabo mayor Cabo primero Cabo Soldado de primera Soldado


  Turkey
(Edit)
                      No insignia
Astsubay Kıdemli
Başçavuş
Astsubay
Başçavuş
Astsubay Kıdemli
Üstçavuş
Astsubay
Üstçavuş
Astsubay Kıdemli
Çavuş
Astsubay
Çavuş
Astsubay
Astçavuş
Uzman
Çavuş
Çavuş Uzman
Onbaşı
Onbaşı Er


  United Kingdom
(Edit)
             
    No insignia
Warrant officer class 1 Warrant officer class 2 Staff/Colour sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance corporal Private
(or equivalent)


  United States
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                          No insignia
Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairman Sergeant Major of the Army Command sergeant major Sergeant major First sergeant Master sergeant Sergeant first class Staff sergeant Sergeant Corporal Specialist Private first class Private Private
NATO Code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Greece has only one level of Warrant Officer. According to the current issue (2010) of STANAG 2116, the Greek Warrant Officers are included in OR-9, however they are afforded the privileges of an officer. See STANAG 2116 note 30.

ReferencesEdit

  • "Table of NATO ranks". Ministry of Defence (United Kingdom). Retrieved 2009-04-26.
  • "Comparison of selected NATO Army Ranks". Canadian Forces. Retrieved 2009-04-26.
  • "Grades (ranks)" (in French). Belgian Army. Retrieved 2009-04-26.

External linksEdit