Ranks and Insignia for Officers of the United States Air Force, United States Army, United States Marine Corps, United States Navy, Royal Air Force, British Army, Royal Marines, Royal Navy, Deutsche Luftwaffe, Deutsche Bundeswehr and Deutsche Marine

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NATO Code OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) Student Officer
US Air Force General of the Air Force General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant      
General of the Air Force General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant     Cadet
US Army General of the Army General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant      
General of the Army General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant     Cadet
US Marine Corps   General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant      
  General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant     Cadet
US Navy Fleet Admiral Admiral Vice Admiral Rear Admiral (upper half) Rear Admiral (lower half) Captain Commander Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant   Lieutenant Junior Grade Ensign      
Fleet Admiral Admiral Vice Admiral Rear Admiral (upper half) Rear Admiral (lower half) Captain Commander Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant   Lieutenant Junior Grade Ensign     Midshipman
NATO Code OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) Student Officer
Royal Air Force Marshal of the Royal Air ForceMarshal of the Royal Air Force Air Chief MarshalAir Chief Marshal Air MarshalAir Marshal Air Vice-MarshalAir Vice-Marshal Air CommodoreAir Commodore Group Captain Wing Commander Squadron Leader Flight Lieutenant   Flying Officer (Acting) Pilot Officer Officer Cadet    
Marshal of the Royal Air Force Air Chief Marshal Air Marshal Air Vice-Marshal Air Commodore Group Captain Wing Commander Squadron Leader Flight Lieutenant   Flying Officer (Acting) Pilot Officer Officer Cadet    
British Army Field Marshal General Lieutenant-General Major-General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant Officer Cadet    
Field Marshal General Lieutenant-General Major-General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Captain   Lieutenant Second Lieutenant Officer Cadet    
Royal Marines   General Lieutenant-General Major-General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Captain   First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant Officer Cadet    
  General Lieutenant-General Major-General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Captain   Lieutenant Second Lieutenant Officer Cadet    
Royal Navy Admiral of the FleetAdmiral of the Fleet AdmiralAdmiral Vice admiralVice admiral Rear admiralRear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant   Sub lieutenant Midshipman Officer cadet    
Admiral of the Fleet Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant   Sub lieutenant Midshipman Officer cadet    
NATO Code OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) Student Officer
Deutsche Luftwaffe / Deutsche Bundeswehr   General Generalleutnant Generalmajor Brigadegeneral Oberst Oberstleutnant Major Stabshauptmann Hauptmann Oberleutnant Leutnant Oberfähnrich Fähnrich Fahnenjunker
  General Generalleutnant Generalmajor Brigadegeneral Oberst Oberstleutnant Major Stabshauptmann Hauptmann Oberleutnant Leutnant Oberfähnrich Fähnrich Fahnenjunker
Deutsche Marine   Admiral Vizeadmiral Konteradmiral Flottillenadmiral Kapitän zur See Fregattenkapitän Korvettenkapitän Stabskapitänleutnant Kapitänleutnant Oberleutnant zur See Leutnant zur See Oberfähnrich zur See Fähnrich zur See Seekadett
  Admiral Vizeadmiral Konteradmiral Flottillenadmiral Kapitän zur See Fregattenkapitän Korvettenkapitän Stabskapitänleutnant Kapitänleutnant Oberleutnant zur See Leutnant zur See Oberfähnrich zur See Fähnrich zur See Seekadett

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