Spain Military Ranks

v.1.0 May 6, 2001  

This table is the work of Mr. Miles Glorious.

NATO Code

NATO rank

Spain Rank

Spain Code

Army

     

OF-10

General

General de Ejército (*)

GE

OF-09

Liutenant Genera]

Teniente General

TG

OF-08

Major General

General de División

GD

OF-07

Brigadier General

General de Brigada

GB

OF-06

Colonel

Coronel

COR

OF-05

Liutenant-Colonel

Teniente Coronel

TCOL

OF-04

Major

Comandante

CTE

OF-03

Captain

Capitán

CAP

OF-02

First Lieutenant

Teniente

TTE

OF-01

Second Lieutenant

Alférez

ALF

 

Warrant Official

Suboficial Mayor

SBMY

 

Warrant Official

Subteniente

STTE

 

Warrant Official

Brigada

BG

 

Sergeant

Sargento Primero

SGT1

 

Sergeant

Sargento

SGTO

 

Corporal

Cabo primero

 
 

Corporal

Cabo segundo

 
 

Private 1 Class

Soldado 1

 
 

Private

Soldado

 

Navy

     

OF-10

Admiral

Almirante General (*)

AG

OF-09

Vice-Admiral

Almirante

A

OF-08

Rear-Admiral

Vicealmirante

VA

OF-07

Commodore

Contralmirante

CA

OF-06

Captain

Capitán de Navío

CN

OF-05

Commander

Capitán de Fragata

CF

OF-04

Lieutenant -Commander

Capitán de Corbeta

CC

OF-03

Lieutenant

Teniente de Navío

TN

OF-02

Lieutenant Junior Grade

Alférez de Navío

AN

OF-01

Ensign

Alférez de Fragata

AF

 

Warrant Official

Suboficial Mayor

SBMY

 

Warrant Official

Subteniente

STTE

 

Warrant Official

Brigada

BG

 

Sergeant

Sargento Primero

SGT1

 

Sergeant

Sargento

SGTO

 

Corporal

Cabo primero

 
 

Corporal

Cabo segundo

 
 

Seaman 1 Class

Marinero Distiguido

 
 

Seaman

Marinero

 

Air Force

     

OF-10

General

General del Aire (*)

GA

OF-09

Liutenant General

Teniente General

TG

OF-08

Major General

General de División

GD

OF-07

Brigadier General

General de Brigada

GB

OF-06

Colonel

Coronel

COR

OF-05

Liutenant-Colonel

Teniente Coronel

TCOL

OF-04

Major

Comandante

CTE

OF-03

Captain

Capitán

CAP

OF-02

First Lieutenant

Teniente

TTE

OF-01

Second Lieutenant

Alférez

ALF

 

Warrant Official

Suboficial Mayor

SBMY

 

Warrant Official

Subteniente

STTE

 

Warrant Official

Brigada

BG

 

Sergeant

Sargento Primero

SGT1

 

Sergeant

Sargento

SGTO

 

Corporal

Cabo primero

 
 

Corporal

Cabo segundo

 
 

Private 1 Class

Soldado 1

 
 

Private

Soldado

 

The King of Spain (Juan Carlos) is the Capitán General of all the Armed Forces

(*) Only if

JEMAD

Jefe del Estado Mayor de la Defensa

Armed Forces Chief of Staff

JEME

Jefe Estado Mayor del Ejercito

Army Chief of Staff

AJEMA

Almirante Jefe Estado Mayor de Armada

Navy Chief of Staff

JEMA

Jefe Estado Mayor del Ejército del Aire

Air Force Chief of Staff

 

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