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Lithuanian military ranks and insignia

The Lithuanian military ranks and insignia consist of the list and ordering of the different military ranks, for the officers, non-commissioned officers and soldiers of the modern Lithuanian Armed Forces. The ranks are visually represented by insignias placed on the uniforms.

Contents

  • Officers 1
  • Enlisted 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Officers

NATO
Code
Land Force Air Force Naval Force Limitation
(as of 2012)[1]
Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia
General officers (Lithuanian: Generolai)
OF-8 Generolas leitenantas Lieutenant general Generolas leitenantas Lieutenant general Viceadmirolas Vice admiral < 9
OF-7 Generolas majoras Major general Generolas majoras Major general Kontradmirolas Rear admiral
OF-6 Brigados generolas Brigade general Brigados generolas Brigade general Flotilės admirolas Flotilla admiral
Senior officers (Lithuanian: Vyresnieji karininkai)
OF-5 Pulkininkas Colonel Pulkininkas Colonel Jūrų kapitonas Captain at sea < 30
OF-4 Pulkininkas leitenantas Lieutenant colonel Pulkininkas leitenantas Lieutenant colonel Komandoras Commander < 127
OF-3 Majoras Major Majoras Major Komandoras leitenantas Lieutenant commander < 375
Junior officers (Lithuanian: Jaunesnieji karininkai)
OF-2 Kapitonas Captain Kapitonas Captain Kapitonas leitenantas Captain lieutenant n/a
OF-1 Vyresnysis leitenantas First lieutenant Vyresnysis leitenantas First lieutenant Vyresnysis leitenantas First lieutenant n/a
Leitenantas Lieutenant Leitenantas Lieutenant Leitenantas Lieutenant n/a

Enlisted

NATO
Code
Land Force Air Force Naval Force
Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia Lithuanian rank English equivalent Insignia
Non-commissioned officers (Lithuanian: Puskarininkiai)
OR-9 Seržantas majoras Sergeant major Seržantas majoras Sergeant major Vyresnysis laivūnas Fleet chief petty officer
OR-8 Viršila Master sergeant Viršila Master sergeant Laivūnas Master chief petty officer
OR-7 Štabo seržantas Staff Sergeant Štabo seržantas Staff Sergeant Štabo laivūnas Senior chief petty officer
Štabo seržantas
specialistas
Staff Sergeant
specialist
Štabo seržantas
specialistas
Staff Sergeant
specialist
Štabo laivūnas
specialistas
Senior chief petty officer
specialist
OR-6 Vyresnysis seržantas Senior sergeant Vyresnysis seržantas Senior sergeant Vyresnysis seržantas Chief petty officer
Vyresnysis seržantas
specialistas
Senior sergeant
specialist
Vyresnysis seržantas
specialistas
Senior sergeant
specialist
Vyresnysis seržantas
specialistas
Chief petty officer
specialist
OR-5 Seržantas Sergeant Seržantas Sergeant Seržantas Petty officer
Seržantas
specialistas
Sergeant
specialist
Seržantas
specialistas
Sergeant
specialist
Seržantas
specialistas
Petty officer
specialist
OR-4 Grandinis Corporal Grandinis Corporal Grandinis Master seaman
Soldiers (Lithuanian: Kareiviai)
OR-3 Vyresnysis eilinis Private first class Vyresnysis eilinis Airman first class Vyresnysis jūreivis Leading seaman
OR-2 Eilinis Private Eilinis Airman Jūreivis Seaman
OR-1 Jaunesnysis eilinis Junior private Jaunesnysis eilinis Junior airman Jaunesnysis jūreivis Junior seaman

See also

References

  1. ^ (Lithuanian) Principinės kariuomenės struktūros 2012 metais, planuojamos principinės kariuomenės struktūros 2017 metais nustatymo, krašto apsaugos sistemos karių ribinių skaičių ir statutinių valstybės tarnautojų ribinio skaičiaus 2012 metais ir 2017 metais patvirtinimo įstatymas

External links

  • (Lithuanian) Lithuanian military rank insignia
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