Military ranks of Belarus

The Military ranks of Belarus are the military insignia used by the Armed Forces of Belarus. Being a former member of Soviet Union, Belarus shares a rank structure similar to that of Russia. Belarus is a landlocked country, and does therefore not possess a navy.[1]

Commissioned officers[]

The rank insignia for commissioned officers for the ground forces 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
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No equivalent
Post-Soviet-Army-OF-8.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-7.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-6.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-5.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-4.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-3.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-2.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1c.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1b.svg Post-Soviet-Army-OF-1a.svg
Colonel general
(Генера́л-полко́вник)
Lieutenant general
(Генера́л-лейтена́нт)
Major general
(Генера́л-майо́р)
Colonel
(Полко́вник)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Подполко́вник)
Major
(Майо́р)
Captain
(Капита́н)
Senior Lieutenant
(Ста́рший лейтена́нт)
Lieutenant
(Лейтена́нт)
Junior Lieutenant
(Мла́дший лейтена́нт)


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No equivalent
Russia-AirBorne-OF-8-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-7-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-6-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-5-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-4-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-3-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-2-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-1c-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-1b-1994-field.svg Russia-AirBorne-OF-1a-1994-field.svg
Colonel general
(Генера́л-полко́вник)
Lieutenant general
(Генера́л-лейтена́нт)
Major general
(Генера́л-майо́р)
Colonel
(Полко́вник)
Lieutenant Colonel
(Подполко́вник)
Major
(Майо́р)
Captain
(Капита́н)
Senior Lieutenant
(Ста́рший лейтена́нт)
Lieutenant
(Лейтена́нт)
Junior Lieutenant
(Мла́дший лейтена́нт)


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[]

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
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Russia-Army-OR-9b-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-9a-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-8-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-6-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-5-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-4-1994-field.svg Russia-Army-OR-2-1994-field.svg No equivalent
Russia-Army-OR-1-1994-field.svg
Ста́рший пра́порщик
Senior warrant officer
Пра́порщик
Warrant officer
Старшина́
Starshina
Ста́рший сержа́нт
Senior sergeant
Сержа́нт
Sergeant
Мла́дший сержа́нт
Junior sergeant
Ефре́йтор
Yefreytor
Рядово́й
Private
Equivalent
NATO Code
OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1

References[]

  1. ^ www.armyrecognition.com https://www.armyrecognition.com/belarus_army_ranks_combat_field_uniforms_uk_fr/belarus_army_ranks_land_ground_forces_combat_uniforms_military_equipment_grades_uniformes_de_combat.html. Retrieved 2019-08-17. Missing or empty |title= (help)