Military ranks / Militärische Dienstgrade

 

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DEUTSCH

Admiral Admiral
Air Force die Luftwaffe
Army das Heer
Brigadier General Brigadier General
Cadet Fahnenjunker
Captain Hauptmann (Armee); Kapitän(leutnant)
Colonel Oberst
Corporal Oberstabsgefreiter
First Lieutenant Oberleutnant
First Sergeant Stabsfeldwebel
General General
Lance-Corporal Hauptgefreiter, Gefreiter
Lieutenant Leutnant
Lieutenant Commander Korvettenkapitän
Lieutenant General Generalleutnant
Major Major
Major General Generalmajor
Navy die Marine, Kriegsmarine
Officer Offizier
Officer Cadet Fahnenjunker
Officer Candidate Fahnenjunker
Personnel Mannschaft
Private Hauptgefreiter, Gefreiter
Private first class Obergefreiter
Royal Navy Marine des Vereinigten Königreichs
Second Lieutenant Leutnant
Senior Master Sergeant Stabsfeldwebel
Sergeant Unteroffizier
Sergeant Major Feldwebel
Soldier Soldat
Specialist Stabsgefreiter
Vice Admiral, Vice-Admiral Vize-Admiral
Warrant Officer Class 2 Stabsfeldwebel

Der englische Ausdruck "Aye, aye!" bedeutet "Jawohl!" oder "zu Befehl!".

 

 

Military ranks

 

 Royal Navy

(lowest to highest)

Royal Air Force (RAF)

(lowest to highest)

British Army

(lowest to highest)

Officer-cadet, Midshipman Pilot Officer (OF -1a) 2nd Lieutenant (OF-1a)
Sub-Lieutenant Flying Officer (OF-1b) Lieutenant (OF-1b)
Lieutenant Flight Lieutenant (OF-2) Captain (OF-2)
Lieutenant-Commander Squadron Leader (OF-3) Major (OF-3)
Commander Wing Commander (OF-4) Lieutenant-Colonel (OF-4)
Captain Group Captain (OF-5) Colonel (OF-5)
Commodore Air Commodore (OF-6) Brigadier (OF-6)
Rear-Admiral Air Vice Marshal (OF-7) Major-General (OF-7)
Vice-Admiral Air Marshal (OF-8) Lieutenant-General (OF-8)
Admiral Air Chief Marshal (OF-9) General (OF-9)
Admiral of the Fleet Marshal of the Royal Air Force (OF-10) Field-Marshal (OF-10)
     
New Entrant Aircraftman Private Class 1-3 (OR-2)
Able rate Leading Aircraftman Lance-Corporal (OR-3)
Able rate Senior Aircraftman (Technician) Corporal (OR-4)
Leading Rate Lance Corporal Sergeant (OR-5/6)
Petty Officer Corporal Staff Sergeant / Colour Sergeant (OR-7)
Petty Officer Sergeant (Aircrew) Warrant Officer Class 2 (OR-8)
Chief Petty Officer Chief Technician Warrant Officer Class 1 (OR-9)
Warrant Officer, Class 2 Flight Sergeant (Aircrew)  
Warrant Officer, Class 1 Warrant Officer  

 

US Air Force

US Army

US Navy (lowest to highest)

Second Lieutenant (O-1) Second Lieutenant (O-1) Ensign (O-1)
First Lieutenant (O-2) First Lieutenant (O-2) Lieutenant Junior Grade (O-2)
Captain (O-3) Captain (O-3) Lieutenant (O-3)
Major (O-4) Major (O-4) Lieutenant Commander (O-4)
Lieutenant Colonel (O-5) Lieutenant Colonel (O-5) Commander (O-5)
Colonel (O-6) Colonel (O-6) Captain (O-6)
Brigadier General (O-7) Brigadier General (O-7) N/A
Major General (O-8) Major General (O-8) Rear Admiral (O-7)
Lieutenant General (O-9) Lieutenant General (O-9) Vice Admiral (O-8)
General (O-10) General (O-10) Admiral (O-9)
General of the Air Force General of the Army (O-10) Fleet Admiral (O-10)
O = Officer; E = Enlisted.    
Airman Basic (E-1) Private (E-1) Seaman Recruit (E-1)
Airman (E-2) Private Second Class (E-2) Seaman Apprentice (E-2)
Airman First Class (E-3) Private First Class (E-3) Seaman (E-3)
Sergeant (E-4) Corporal / Specialist (E-4) Petty Officer, Third Class (E-4)
Staff Sergeant (E-5) Sergeant (E-5) Petty Officer, Second Class (E-5)
Technical Sergeant (E-6) Staff Sergeant (E-6) Petty Officer, First Class (E-6)
Master Sergeant (E-7) Sergeant 1st Class (E-7) Chief Petty Officer (E-7)
Senior Master Sergeant (E-8) Master Seargent / First Sergeant (E-8) Senior Chief Petty Officer (E-8)
Chief Master Sergeant (E-9) Sergeant Major / Command Sergeant Major (E-9) Master Chief Petty Officer (E-9)

                                                               

 

Militärische Dienstgrade

Im österreichischen Bundesheer sind die Grade von niedrigsten bis höchsten:

 

Die Dienstgrade des deutschen Heeres, der Luftwaffe und Marine sind in sieben von höchsten bis niedrigsten Dienstgradgruppen gegliedert:

1.- Generale (von niedrigsten zum höchsten Grad):

2.- Stabsoffiziere:

3.- Hauptleute:

4.- Leutnante:

5.- Unteroffiziere mit Portepee (Inoffiziell werden die Heeres- und Luftwaffenuniformträger der Dienstgradgruppe Unteroffiziere mit Portepee als Feldwebel bezeichnet).

6.- Unteroffiziere ohne Portepee:

Die Sammelbezeichnung „Unteroffiziere“ fasst  alle Dienstgrade der beiden Dienstgradgruppen Unteroffiziere mit und ohne Portepee zusammen.

7.- Mannschaften:

 

Im schweizirischen Armee sind die Grade von niedrigsten bis höchsten: