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Ranks

Czech military ranks with acronyms, classes and Czech language originals.
The ranks named and described hereinafter are valid as of the 1st January 2011.

Soldiers of the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic are assigned the following ranks:

Trainees & Troops

Private


OR-1

Lance Corporal


OR-1
Private
(PVT)
Czech: vojín
Private First Class
(PFC)
Czech: svobodník
Non-Commissioned Officers

Corporal


OR-2

Sergeant


OR-3

Staff Sergeant


OR-4
Corporal
(CPL)
Czech: desátník
Sergeant
(SGT)
Czech: četař
Staff Sergeant
(SSG)
Czech: rotný
Warrant Officers

Warrant Officer 3rd Class


OR-5

Warrant Officer 2nd Class


OR-6

Warrant Officer 1st Class


OR-7

Chief Warrant Officer


OR-8

Staff Warrant Officer


OR-9
Sergeant First Class
(SFC)
Czech: rotmistr
Master Sergeant
(MSG)
Czech: nadrotmistr
Warrant Officer
(WO)
Czech: praporčík
Senior Warrant Officer
(SWO)
Czech: nadpraporčík
Chief Warrant Officer
(CWO)
Czech: štábní praporčík
Junior Officers

Second Lieutenant


OF-1

First Lieutenant


OF-1

Captain


OF-2
Second Lieutenant
(2LT)
Czech: poručík
First Lieutenant
(1LT)
Czech: nadporučík
Captain
(CAPT)
Czech: kapitán
Senior Officers

Major


OF-3

Lieutenant Colonel


OF-4

Colonel


OF-5
Major
(MAJ)
Czech: major
Lieutenant Colonel
(LTC)
Czech: podplukovník
Colonel
(COL)
Czech: plukovník
Generals

Brigadier General


OF-6

Major General


OF-7

Lieutenant General


OF-8

General


OF-9
Brigadier General
(BG)
Czech: brigádní generál
Major General
(MG)
Czech: generálmajor
Lieutenant General
(LTG)
Czech: generálporučík
(Army) General
(GEN)
Czech: armádní generál

 


The above mentioned ranks, their acronyms, classes and pictures of Czech military insignia are valid as of the 1st January 2011.


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