Military ranks of Yemen

Summary

The Military ranks of Yemen are the military insignia used by the Republic of Yemen Armed Forces.

Commissioned officer ranksEdit

The rank insignia for commissioned officers.

Rank group General/flag officers Field/senior officers Junior officers Officer cadet
  Yemeni Land Forces
                     
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم ثان
Mulazim than


  Yemeni Navy
             
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم ثان
Mulazim than


  Yemeni Air Force
                     
مشیر
Mushir
فريق أول‎‎
Fariq 'awal
فريق
Fariq
لواء
Liwa
عميد
Amid
عقيد
Aqid
مقدم
Muqaddam
رائد
Ra'id
نقيب
Naqib
ملازم أول
Mulazim awwal
ملازم ثان
Mulazim than


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

Other ranksEdit

The rank insignia for non-commissioned officers and enlisted peresonnel.

Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted
  Yemeni Land Forces
             
مساعد أول
Musaeid 'awal
مساعد ثان
Musaeid than
مساعد
Musaeid
رقيب أول
Raqib 'awal
رقيب
Raqib
عريف
Earif
جندي
Jundiun‎‎


  Yemeni Navy
     
   
Warrant officer Petty officer first class Petty officer second class Petty officer third class Seaman


  Yemeni Air Force
     
    No insignia
Warrant officer Flight sergeant Sergeant Senior Airman Airman First Class Airman
جندي‎‎
Rank group Senior NCOs Junior NCOs Enlisted

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  • "قانون رقم(67)لسنة 1991م بشأن الخدمة في القوات المسلحة والأمن" [Law No. (67) of 1991 regarding service in the armed and security forces]. yemen-nic.info (in Arabic). National Information Center. 1991. Archived from the original on 13 March 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2021.
  • Nyrop, Richard F. (1986). The Yemens: country studies / Foreign Area Studies, the American University. Area Handbook (2nd ed.). Washington, D.C.: American University, Foreign Area Studies. p. 202-203. Retrieved 18 October 2021.
  • "Yemen". uniforminsignia.org. The International Encyclopedia of Uniform Insignia. Retrieved 18 October 2021.
  • "Yemen 1962–1990 (North – Republic)". uniforminsignia.org. The International Encyclopedia of Uniform Insignia. Retrieved 18 October 2021.