Military ranks of Bulgaria


Military ranks of Bulgaria

The following table contains the military ranks of the Military of Bulgaria.

Contents

Army and Air Force ranks

NATO rank code Bulgarian rank name Literal translation US Army equivalent
Soldiers
OR-1 Редник - 1-ви клас Private - First Class Private (PVT)
Редник - 2-ри клас Private - Second Class Private (PV2)
Редник - 3-ти клас Private - Third Class Private - First Class (PFC)
OR-4 Ефрейтор - 1-ви клас Corporal - First Class Specialist (SPC)
Ефрейтор - 2-ри клас Corporal - Second Class Corporal (CPL)
Sergeants
OR-5 Младши сержант Junior Sergeant Sergeant (SGT)
OR-6 Сержант Sergeant Staff Sergeant (SSG)
OR-7 Старши сержант Senior Sergeant Sergeant First Class (SFC)
OR-9 Старшина Sergeant Major Master Sergeant
OR-D Офицерски кандидат - 1-ви клас Officer Candidate - First Class Warrant Officer
Офицерски кандидат - 2-ри клас Officer Candidate - Second Class Chief Warrant Officer
Junior Officers
OF-1 Младши лейтенант Junior Lieutenant -
Лейтенант Lieutenant Second Lieutenant (2LT)
Старши лейтенант Senior Lieutenant First Lieutanant (1LT)
OF-2 Капитан Captain Captain (CPT)
Senior Officers
OF-3 Майор Major Major (MAJ)
OF-4 Подполковник Lieutenant Colonel Lieutenant Colonel (LTC)
OF-5 Полковник Regimental Commander, Colonel Colonel (COL)
High Officers
OF-6 Бригаден генерал Brigadier General Brigadier General (BG)
OF-7 Генерал-майор Major General Major General (MG)
OF-8 Генерал-лейтенант Lieutenant General Lieutenant General (LTG)
OF-9 Генерал General General (GEN)

Navy ranks

NATO rank code Bulgarian rank name Literal translation US Navy equivalent
Soldiers
OR-1 Матрос - 1-ви клас Seaman First Class
Матрос - 2-ри клас Seaman Second Class
Матрос - 3-ти клас Seaman Third Class
OR-4 Старши матрос - 1-ви клас Senior Seaman First Class
Старши матрос - 2-ри клас Senior Seaman Second Class
Sergeants
OR-5 Старшина II степен 2nd Petty Officer
OR-6 Старшина I степен Petty Officer
OR-7 Главен старшина Chief Petty Officer
OR-9 Мичман Midshipman
OR-D Офицерски кандидат - 1-ви клас Officer Candidate - First Class Warrant Officer
Офицерски кандидат - 2-ри клас Officer Candidate - Second Class Chief Warrant Officer
Junior Officers
OF-1 Младши лейтенант Junior Lieutenant Ensign (ENS)
Лейтенант Lieutenant Lieutenant Junior Grade (LTJG)
Капитан-лейтенант Captain Lieutenant First Lieutanant (1LT)
OF-2 Капитан Captain Lieutanant (LT)
Senior Officers
OF-3 Капитан III ранг Captain Third Rank Lieutanant Commander (LCDR)
OF-4 Капитан II ранг Captain Second Rank Commander (CDR)
OF-5 Капитан I ранг Captain First Rank Captain (CAPT)
High Officers
OF-6 Комодор Commodore Rear Admiral Lower Half (RDML)
OF-7 Контраадмирал Counter Admiral Rear Admiral (RADM)
OF-8 Вицеадмирал Vice Admiral Vice Admiral (VADM)
OF-9 Адмирал Admiral Admiral (ADM)

See also

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