Military ranks of East Timor

Summary

Grumete in the NRTL Kamenassa

The Military ranks of East Timor are the military insignia used by the Timor Leste Defence Force. Being a former colony of Portugal, East Timor shares a rank structure similar to that of Portuguese Armed Forces.[1][2][3][4]

Officers

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

Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
Timor-Leste Army
Timor-Leste-Army-OF-9.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-8.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-7.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-6.svg 12.TLDF-COL.svg 11.TLDF-LTC.svg 10.TLDF-MAJ.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-2.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-1b.svg Timor-Leste-Army-OF-1a.svg
General Tenente-general Major-general Brigadeiro-general Coronel Tenente-coronel Major Capitão Tenente Alferes Aspirante
Tetum Jenerál Tenente Jenerál Maijór Jenerál BrigadeiruJenerál Koronel Tenente Koronel Maijór - Tenente - -
Slip on rank slides Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Army-POR-OF-05b.svg Army-POR-OF-04.svg Army-POR-OF-03.svg STeP OF-2.svg STeP OF-1b.svg STeP OF-1a.svg Blank.svg
 East Timor Navy
POR-Navy-OF5.svg POR-Navy-OF4.svg POR-Navy-OF3.svg POR-Navy-OF2.svg POR-Navy-OF1b.svg POR-Navy-OF1a.svg A VNN-OF-1A.svg
Capitão de Mar e Guerra Capitão de Fragata Capitão-tenente Primeiro-tenente Segundo-tenente Guarda-marinha Aspirante

Enlisted

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

Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted
Timor-Leste Army
Army-Timor L'Este-OR-09.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-08.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-07.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-06.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05c.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05b.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05a.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-03.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-02b.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-02a.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-01.svg
Sargento-mor Sargento-chefe Sargento-ajudante Primeiro-sargento Segundo-sargento Furriel Segundo-furriel Cabo-adjunto Primeiro-cabo Segundo-cabo Soldado
Tetum Sarjentu-mor Sarjentu-xefe Sarjentu-adjuntu Primeiru-sarjentu Segundu-sarjentu - Segundu- Kabu-adjuntu Primeiru-kabu Segundu-kabu Soldadu
 East Timor Navy
Blank.svg Blank.svg Blank.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-06.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05c.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05b.svg Army-Timor L'Este-OR-05a.svg Portugal-Navy-OR-4a.svg Portugal-Navy-OR-3.svg Portugal-Navy-OR-2.svg Trade insignia in red
on a black backing
Sargento-mor Sargento-chefe Sargento-ajudante Primeiro-sargento Segundo-sargento Primerio-subsargento Segundo-subsargento Cabo Primeiro-marinheiro Segundo-marinheiro Grumete

Gallery

References

  1. ^ "Timor-Leste Defence Force". Uniforminsignia.org. Retrieved 20 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Army ranks". Archived from the original on 26 November 2007.
  3. ^ "Navy ranks". Archived from the original on 26 November 2007.
  4. ^ "Decree Law no 18. "Regime of Military Ranks"" (PDF). Retrieved 26 November 2007.[dead link]