Military ranks of Slovakia

Summary

The Slovak military ranks are the military insignia used by the Military of Slovakia. Slovakia is a landlocked country, and does therefore not possess a navy.

Commissioned officers

The rank insignia for commissioned officers for the ground forces and air force respectively.

NATO code OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) Student officer
 Slovak Ground Forces[1]
Army-SVK-OF-09.svg Army-SVK-OF-08.svg Army-SVK-OF-07.svg Army-SVK-OF-06.svg Army-SVK-OF-05.svg Army-SVK-OF-04.svg Army-SVK-OF-03.svg Army-SVK-OF-02.svg Army-SVK-OF-01a.svg Army-SVK-OF-01b.svg
Generál Generálporučík[a] Generálmajor Brigádny generál Plukovník Podplukovník Major Kapitán Nadporučík Poručík


Slovakia Slovak Air Force[1]
SVK-Air Force-OF-09.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-08.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-07.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-06.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-05.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-04.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-03.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-02.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-01b.svg SVK-Air Force-OF-01a.svg
Generál Generálporučík[a] Generálmajor Brigádny generál Plukovník Podplukovník Major Kapitán Nadporučík Poručík


NATO code OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) Student officer

Enlisted

Enlisted for the Army and Air force respectively.

NATO code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
 Slovak Ground Forces[1]
Army-SVK-OR-08a.svg Army-SVK-OR-08b.svg Army-SVK-OR-07.svg Army-SVK-OR-06.svg Army-SVK-OR-05.svg Army-SVK-OR-04.svg Army-SVK-OR-03.svg Army-SVK-OR-02.svg Army-SVK-OR-01a.svg
Štábný nadrotmajster Nadrotmajster Rotmajster Rotný Čatár Desiatnik Slobodník Vojak 2. stupňa Vojak 1. stupňa


Slovakia Slovak Air Force[1]
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Štábný nadrotmajster Nadrotmajster Rotmajster Rotný Čatár Desiatnik Slobodník Vojak 2. stupňa Vojak 1. stupňa
NATO code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1

1990-2015

Enlisted for the Army from 1990 to 2015.

NATO code OR-9 OR-8 OR-7 OR-6 OR-5 OR-4 OR-3 OR-2 OR-1
 Slovak Ground Forces
(1990-2015)
Army-SVK-OR-09a.svg Army-SVK-OR-09b.svg Army-SVK-OR-09c.svg Army-SVK-OR-08a.svg Army-SVK-OR-08b.svg Army-SVK-OR-07.svg Army-SVK-OR-06.svg Army-SVK-OR-05.svg Army-SVK-OR-04.svg Army-SVK-OR-04a.svg Army-SVK-OR-03.svg Army-SVK-OR-03a.svg Army-SVK-OR-02.svg Army-SVK-OR-01a.svg
Senior ensign
Nadpráporčík
Ensign
Práporčík
Sub-ensign
Podpráporčík
Staff sergeant major
Štábný nadrotmajster
Senior sergeant major
Nadrotmajster
Sergeant major
Rotmajster
Staff sergeant
Rotný
Sergeant
Čatár
Corporal
Desiatnik
Lance corporal
Slobodník
Private first class
Vojak 2. stupňa
Private
Vojak 1. stupňa

Notes

  1. ^ a b The appropriate branch of service badge is pinned just under the top button of the for all ranks excluding full General.

References

  • "Označenie vojenských hodností príslušníkov Ozbrojených síl Slovenskej republiky od 1.1.2016" [Designation of military ranks of members of the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic from 1.1.2016]. vhu.sk (in Slovak). Military History Institute. Retrieved 12 April 2021.
  • "Hodnosti v Armáde Slovenskej republiky v rokoch 1993 – 2002 a následne v Ozbrojených silách Slovenskej republiky a ich označovanie" [Ranks in the Army of the Slovak Republic in the years 1993 - 2002 and subsequently in the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic and their designation]. vhu.sk (in Slovak). Military History Institute. Retrieved 12 April 2021.
  1. ^ a b c d "Označenie vojenských hodností príslušníkov Ozbrojených síl Slovenskej republiky od 1.1.2016" [Designation of military ranks of members of the Armed Forces of the Slovak Republic from 1.1.2016]. vhu.sk (in Slovak). Military History Institute. Retrieved 12 April 2021.