Comparative navy officer ranks of Oceania

Summary

Rank comparison chart of officers for navies of Oceania states.

Officers

Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
 Royal Australian Navy[1]
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Admiral of the fleet Admiral Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub lieutenant Acting sub lieutenant Midshipman


Federated States of Micronesia Federated States of Micronesia No navy


 Republic of Fiji Navy
British Royal Navy OF-7.svgGeneric-Navy-O9.svg Fiji Navy Commodore.pngGeneric-Navy-O8.svg British Royal Navy OF-5.svg British Royal Navy OF-4.svg British Royal Navy OF-3.svg British Royal Navy OF-2.svg British Royal Navy OF-1b.svg Fiji navy Ensign.png British Royal Navy OF-1a.svg
Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub-Lieutenant Ensign Midshipman


Kiribati Kiribati No navy


Marshall Islands Marshall Islands No navy


Nauru Nauru No navy


 Royal New Zealand Navy[2]
Admiral of the FleetAdmiral of the fleet Vice AdmiralVice admiral Rear AdmiralRear admiral CommodoreCommodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub lieutenant Ensign
Admiral of the fleet Vice admiral Rear admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub lieutenant Ensign Midshipman


Palau Palau No navy


 Papua New Guinea Maritime Element
PNG-Navy-OF-7.svg PNG-Navy-OF-6.svg PNGDF Navy CPT.png PNGDF CDR.png PNGDF LTC.png PNGDF LT.png PNGDF SLT.png PNGDF Midshipman.png
Rear Admiral Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant
Commander
Lieutenant Sub
Lieutenant
Midshipman


Samoa Samoa No navy


Solomon Islands Solomon Islands No navy


 Tongan Navy[3]
Generic-Navy-O11.svg Generic-Navy-O8.svg Generic-Navy-O7.svg Generic-Navy-O5.svg Generic-Navy-O4.svg Generic-Navy-O3.svg Generic-Navy-O1.svg British Royal Navy OF-1a.svg
Commander-in-chief Commodore Captain Commander Lieutenant commander Lieutenant Sub lieutenant Midshipman


Tuvalu Tuvalu No navy


Vanuatu Vanuatu Maritime Wing
Vanuatu Police Maritime Wing OF-4.svg Vanuatu Police Maritime Wing OF-3.svg Vanuatu Police Maritime Wing OF-2.svg Vanuatu Police Maritime Wing OF-1.svg
Commander
Komanda
Lieutenant commander
Lietnen Komanda
Lieutenant
Lietnen
Sub lieutenant
Sab-Lietnen
Officer Cadet


Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet

See also

References

  1. ^ "Badges of rank" (PDF). defence.gov.au. Department of Defence (Australia). Retrieved 31 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Badges of Rank". nzdf.mil.nz. New Zealand Defence Force. Archived from the original on 3 July 2020. Retrieved 11 June 2021.
  3. ^ "Tonga Defence Services (Amendment) Regulations 2009" (PDF). Tonga Government Gazette Supplement Extraordinary. 5: 151–153. 10 May 2010. Retrieved 26 September 2021.