Military ranks of Rhodesia

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The Military ranks of Rhodesia were the military insignia used by the Rhodesian Security Forces. Since Rhodesia was a landlocked country, the Security Force did not have a navy.

Officers[edit]

Equivalent
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
Rhodesia Rhodesia
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No equivalent Rhon-Army-OF-9.svg Rhon-Army-OF-8.svg Rhon-Army-OF-7.svg Rhon-Army-OF-6.svg Rhon-Army-OF-5.svg Rhon-Army-OF-4.svg Rhon-Army-OF-3.svg Rhon-Army-OF-2.svg Rhon-Army-OF-1b.svg Rhon-Army-OF-1a.svg Unknown
General Lieutenant general Major general Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain Lieutenant Second Lieutenant


Rhodesia Rhodesia
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No equivalent
NZ-Air-OF8.svg NZ-Air-OF7.svg NZ-Air-OF6.svg NZ-Air-OF5.svg NZ-Air-OF4.svg NZ-Air-OF3.svg NZ-Air-OF2.svg NZ-Air-OF1A.svg NZ-Air-OF1B.svg
Air Marshal Air Vice-Marshal Air Commodore Group Captain Wing Commander Squadron Leader Flight Lieutenant Air Lieutenant Air Sub-Lieutenant
Equivalent
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

Enlisted[edit]

The rank insignia for enlisted personnel for the army and air force respectively.

Equivalent
NATO code
OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
Rhodesia Rhodesia
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Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army Warrant Officer Class 2 Staff Sergeant Sergeant No equivalent Corporal Lance Corporal No insignia
Warrant Officer Class 1 Warrant Officer Class 2 Staff Sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance Corporal Private
(or equivalent)


Rhodesia Rhodesia
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RHAF-SWO.jpg WO1Rank.gif
WO2Rank.gif RHAF-MT.JPG RHAF-Master Sgt.JPG
Warrant Officer Class 2 Master Technician Master Sergeant
Rhaf-Flt Sgt.JPG British RAF OR-6.svg No equivalent British RAF OR-4.svg No equivalent British RAF OR-3.svg British RAF OR-2b.svg No insignia
Station Warrant Officer Warrant Officer Class 1 Flight sergeant Sergeant Corporal Senior Aircraftsman Leading Aircraftman Aircraftman
Equivalent
NATO code
OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1

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