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Comparative army officer ranks of Asia

Comparison Table

Rank comparison chart of armies/ land forces of Asian states.

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) and Student Officer
Afghanistan
()
Marshal
General
Lieutenant General
Major General
Brigadier General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Senior Captain
Captain
First Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
Sub-Lieutenant
Marshal Setar Jenral Dagar Jenral Turan Jenral Brid Jenral Dagarwal Dagarman Jagran
Jag Turan Turan
Lomri Baridman Dvahomi Baridman Dreyom Baridman


Republic of China
()
Generalissimo
Army General
General
Lieutenant General
Major General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
First Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
Unknown
Generalissimo
(特級上將)
Captain General
(一級上將)
Superior General
(二級上將)
Middle General
(中將)
Junior General
(少將)
Superior Commander
(上校)
Middle Commander
(中校)
Junior Commander
(少校)
Superior Lieutenant
(上尉)
Middle Lieutenant
(中尉)
Junior Lieutenant
(少尉)
Unknown


Indonesia
()
Grand General
General
Lieutenant General
Major General
Brigadier General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
First Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
No Equivalent
Jenderal Besar Jenderal Letnan Jenderal Mayor Jenderal Brigadir Jenderal Kolonel Letnan Kolonel Mayor Kapten Letnan Satu Letnan Dua No Equivalent


Iran
()

No Equivalent General Lieutenant General Major General
Brigadier General Brigadier General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
First Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
Third Lieutenant
Unknown
No Equivalent Arteshbod Sepahbod Sarlashgar
Sartip Second Sartip
Sarhang Second Sarhang Sargord Sarvan
Sotvan Second Sotvan Third Sotvan
Unknown


 Israel
()
No Equivalent No Equivalent Rav aluf Aluf Tat aluf Aluf mishne Sgan aluf Rav seren Seren Segen Segen mishne No Equivalent No Equivalent
Rav aluf
"Chief General"
Aluf
"General"
Tat aluf
"Subordinate General"
Aluf mishne
"Junior General"
Sgan aluf
"Deputy General"
Rav seren
"Chief Commander"
Seren
"Captain"
Segen
"Deputy"
Segen mishne
"Junior Deputy"


Japan
()
No Equivalent
General
Lieutenant General
Major General
No Equivalent
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
First Lieutenant
Second Lieutenant
Warrant Officer
No Equivalent Superior General
(統合・陸上幕僚長たる陸将)
Middle General
(陸将)
Junior General
(陸将補)
No Equivalent Superior Commander
(1等陸佐)
Middle Commander
(2等陸佐)
Junior Commander
(3等陸佐)
Superior Lieutenant
(1等陸尉)
Middle Lieutenant
(2等陸尉)
Junior Lieutenant
(3等陸尉)
Warrant Officer
(准陸尉)


South Korea
()
Marshal of the RoK Superior General Middle General Junior General Lesser General
Superior Commander
Middle Commander
Junior Commander
Superior Lieutenant
Middle Lieutenant
Junior Lieutenant
Unknown
Marshal
(원수)
General
(대장)
Lieutenant General
(중장)
Major General
(소장)
Brigadier General
(준장)
Colonel
(대령)
Lieutenant Colonel
(중령)
Major
(소령)
Captain
(대위)
Lieutenant
(중위)
Junior Lieutenant
(소위)
Unknown


North Korea
()
File:Generalissimo Marshal of the DPRK
Marshal of the PKA
Vice Marshal
Captain General Superior General Middle General Junior General
Captain Commander
Superior Commander
Middle Commander
Junior Commander
Captain Lieutenant
Superior Lieutenant
Middle Lieutenant
Junior Lieutenant
Generalissimo
(대원수)
Marshal of the DPRK
(공화국원수)
Marshal of the KPA
(인민군원수)
Vice Marshal
(차수)
Army General
(대장)
Colonel General
(상장)
Lieutenant General
(중장)
Major General
(소장)
Senior Colonel
(대좌)
Colonel
(상좌)
Lieutenant Colonel
(중좌)
Major
(소좌)
Captain
(대위)
Senior Lieutenant
(상위)
Lieutenant
(중위)
Junior Lieutenant
(소위)


Philippines
()
No Equivalent General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Commandant
Lieutenant Commandant
First Lieutenant
Sub-Lieutenant
Unknown
No Equivalent Heneral Tenyente Heneral Magat Heneral Brigadyer Heneral Lakan Kalakan Magat Kamagat Pulimagat Himagat Unknown


Russia
()
Marshal of the Russian Federation
Army General
Colonel General
Lieutenant General
Major General
Colonel
Lieutenant Colonel
Major
Captain
Senior Lieutenant
Lieutenant
Junior Lieutenant
No Equivalent No Equivalent
Márshal Rossíyskoy Federátsii Generál Ármii Generál-Polkóvnik Generál-Leytenánt Generál-Mayór Polkóvnik Podpolkóvnik Mayór Kapitán
Stárshiy Leytenánt Leytenánt Mládshiy Leytenánt
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) and Student Officer

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