Military ranks of Yemen

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The Military ranks of Yemen are the military insignia used by the Republic of Yemen Armed Forces, which are based on the British insignia used by the Yemen Arab Republic and the former Federation of South Arabia, later the People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, whose armed forces used Soviet styled insignia of the British pattern.

Commissioned officers[edit]

The rank insignia for commissioned officers for the army, navy and air force respectively.

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
Yemen Yemen
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Yemen-Army-OF-10.svg Yemen-Army-OF-9.svg Yemen-Army-OF-8.svg Yemen-Army-OF-7.svg Yemen-Army-OF-6.svg Yemen-Army-OF-5.svg Yemen-Army-OF-4.svg Yemen-Army-OF-3.svg Yemen-Army-OF-2.svg Yemen-Army-OF-1b.svg Yemen-Army-OF-1a.svg Unknown
Field Marshal General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain First Lieutenant Second Lieutenant


Yemen Yemen
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No equivalent
12.YN-CDRE.svg 11.YN-CAPT.svg 10.YN-CMDR.svg 09.YN-LTCM.svg 08.YN-LT.svg 07.YN-LTJG.svg 06.YN-ENS.svg No equivalent
Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant Commander Lieutenant Sub Lieutenant Ensign
'amid
(عميد)
'aqid
(عقيد)
Moqaddim
(مقدم)
Ra'id
(رائد‎‎)
Naqib
(نقيب)
Molazim awwal
(ملازم أول)
Molazim Thani
(ملازم)


Yemen Yemen
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16.YAF-AM.svg 15.YAF-GEN.svg 14.YAF-LG.svg 13.YAF-MG.svg 12.YAF-BG.svg 11.YAF-COL.svg 10.YAF-LTC.svg 09.YAF-MAJ.svg 08.YAF-CAPT.svg 07.YAF-1LT.svg 06.YAF-2LT.svg No equivalent
Air Marshal General Lieutenant General Major General Brigadier General Colonel Lieutenant Colonel Major Captain First Lieutenant Second 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) and student officer

Enlisted[edit]

The rank insignia for commissioned officers for the army, navy 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
Yemen Yemen
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Yemen-Army-OR-9.svg No equivalent Yemen-Army-OR-7.svg Yemen-Army-OR-6.svg No equivalent Yemen-Army-OR-4.svg Yemen-Army-OR-3.svg No insignia
Warrant Officer Staff Sergeant Sergeant Corporal Lance Corporal Private


Yemen Yemen
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05.YN-WO.svg No equivalent
04.YN-PO1.svg 03.YN-PO2.svg 02.YN-PO3.svg 01.YN-SM.svg No equivalent
Warrant Officer Petty Officer First Class Petty Officer Second Class Petty Officer Third Class Seaman


Yemen Yemen
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05.YAF-MSG.svg No equivalent
04.YAF-TSG.svg 03.YAF-SSG.svg 02.YAF-SAM.svg 01.YAF-AFC.svg No equivalent No insignia
Warrant officer Flight sergeant Sergeant Senior Airman Airman First Class Airman
جندي‎‎
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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