The chart below - edited by Dr Duncan Anderson, head of war studies at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst - … Royal Navy (British Navy) Ranks and Insignias Royal Navy (British Navy) Ranks of Officer Insignia Title Abbreviation Officer Cadet O/CDT Midshipman Mid. All soldiers’ ranks are denoted by a title and a set of insignia. Men's ranks in the services & Royal Navy military ranks. The ranks of the UK armed services can be confusing. British Army, R.A.F. Other ranks are the enlisted soldiers of the army. From 1955 to 1993 there was a rank of acting sub-lieutenant, with the same rank insignia as a sub-lieutenant. Other Fleet Air Arm officers had a letter 'A' inside the curl. Military ranks. Other ranks … Officers usually wear their insignia on their shoulders or chest. This category has the following 4 subcategories, out of 4 total. However, separate tiers of authority - warrant officer (WO) and non-commissioned officer (NCO) - exist within their rank structure. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Military rank insignia of the United Kingdom. Sub Lieutenant S/Lt Lieutenant Lt Lieutenant Commander Lt Cdr Commander Cdr Captain Capt.

Naval pilots in the Fleet Air Arm (and earlier the Royal Naval Air Service) have wings above the curl on the left hand sleeve. Commodore Cdre Rear Admiral R. Adm. Vice Admiral V. Adm. Admiral Adm. Admiral of the Fleet Adm. of the Fleet […] Subcategories. They do not have a commission and they do not hold positions of high command.