Military ranks of Argentina

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

Flag-rank officers and commissioned officers[edit]

Approximate NATO equivalent * Argentine Navy Argentine Army Argentine Air Force
OF-9 Admiral Argentina-Army-OF-9.svg
Lieutenant general(Argentine Army)[1]
Brigadier general
OF-8 Vice-admiral Argentina-Army-OF-8.svg
Divisional general
Brigadier major
OF-7 Rear admiral Argentina-Army-OF-7.svg
Brigade general
Brigadier
OF-5/OF-6 (long service honorary rank) Naval Commodore Argentina-Army-OF-6.svg
Senior colonel
Commodore major
OF-5 Ship-of-the-line captain Argentina-Army-OF-5.svg
Colonel
Commodore
OF-4 Frigate captain Argentina-Army-OF-4.svg
Lieutenant colonel
Vice-commodore
OF-3 Corvette captain Argentina-Army-OF-3.svg
Major
Major
OF-2 Ship-of-the-line lieutenant Argentina-Army-OF-2.svg
Captain
Captain
OF-1 Frigate lieutenant Argentina-Army-OF-1b.svg
First lieutenant
First lieutenant
OF-1 Corvette lieutenant Argentina-Army-OF-1a.svg
Lieutenant
Lieutenant
OF-1 Midshipman Argentina-Army-OF-(D).svg
Sub-lieutenant
Ensign

No official equivalence exists

Non-commissioned officers (sub-officers) and enlisted men[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
Seaman Volunteer first class Volunteer first class
Seaman recruit Volunteer second class Volunteer second class
Brevet volunteer second class

References[edit]

  1. ^ Equivalent to es:General de ejército