Military ranks of Argentina

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This article presents the insignia and ranks of the armed forces of Argentina.

Officers[edit]

Approximate NATO equivalent (no official equivalence exists) Argentine Navy Argentine Army Argentine Air Force
OF-8/9 Admiral Lieutenant General Brigadier General
OF-7 Vice-Admiral Divisional General Brigadier-Major
OF-6 Rear Admiral Brigade General Brigadier
OF-5 (long service honorary rank) Naval Commodore Senior Colonel Senior Commodore
OF-5 Ship-of-the-Line Captain Colonel Commodore
OF-4 Frigate Captain Lieutenant Colonel Vice-Commodore
OF-3 Corvette Captain Major Major
OF-2 Ship-of-the-Line Lieutenant Captain Captain
OF-1 Frigate Lieutenant First Lieutenant First Lieutenant
OF-1 Corvette Lieutenant Lieutenant Lieutenant
OF-D Midshipman Sub-lieutenant Ensign

Sub-Officers[edit]

NATO equivalent Argentine Navy Argentine Army Argentine Air Force
Sub-Officer Major Sub-officer Major Sub-Officer Major
Principal Sub-Officer Principal Sub-officer Principal Sub-Officer
First Sub-officer Adjutant Sergeant Adjutant Sub-Officer
Second Sub-Officer First Sergeant Auxiliary Sub-Officer
Principal Corporal Sergeant Principal Corporal
First Corporal First Corporal First Corporal
Second Corporal Corporal Corporal

Enlisted Men[edit]

NATO equivalent Argentine Navy Argentine Army Argentine Air Force
Seaman Volunteer First Class Volunteer First Class
Seaman Recruit Volunteer Second Class Volunteer Second Class
Brevet Volunteer Second Class

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