United States Navy 

[Dedicated to Randolph V. "Randy" Ploessl, USN, USNR, & US Postal Inspector]

ENLISTED

Deck, Administration, Medical, Dental Group
Engineering, Hull Group
E-1 Seaman Recruit,
Hospital Recruit,
Dental Recruit
[No Insignia] Fireman Recruit [No Insignia]
E-2 Seaman Apprentice,
Hospital Apprentice,
Dental Apprentice
Fireman Apprentice
E-3 Seaman,
Hospitalman,
Dentalman

Hospital Corpsman
Fireman
Hull Maint. Tech.

Aviation Group
Construction Group  (Sea Bees)
E-1
Airman Recruit

[No Insignia] Constructionman Recruit [No Insignia]
E-2 Airman Apprentice Constructionman Apprentice
E-3 Airman
Avia. Machinist Mate
Constructionman
Constr. Mechanic

E-4 Petty Officer
3rd Class
Aviation Ordnanceman
3rd Class
 
E-5 Petty Officer
2nd Class
Machinist Mate
2nd Class
Whites and Dungarees versions
E-6 Petty Officer 1st Class Electrician's Mate
1st Class

E-7 Chief Petty Officer

Chief
Gunner's Mate


      





 All Enlisted with 12 or more years
 of honorable service are entitled to
 gold chevrons.

 

E-8 Senior
Chief Petty Officer
Senior Chief
Missile Technician


E-9
Master
Chief Petty Officer
Master Chief
Gas Turbine System Technician
CNO Directed
Command Master Chief Petty Officer


Fleet/Force
Master Chief Petty Officer



Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy


WARRANT OFFICERS
(The Navy no longer uses Warrant Officer 1 and
Chief Warrant Officer 5 was adopted Oct 2002.)
W-2
Chief Warrant Officer 2

Cryptologic Technician


W-3

Chief Warrant Officer 3

Engineering Technician


W-4

Chief Warrant Officer 4

Aviation Electronics Technician


W-5


Chief Warrant Officer 5

Security Technician
 
COMMISSIONED OFFICERS
O-1

Ensign

Line Officer


O-2

Lieutenant (Junior Grade)

Nurse Corps


O-3

Lieutenant

Medical Corps

O-4

Lieutenant Commander

Civil Engineer Corps


O-5

Commander

Chaplain Corps (Christian)

O-6

Captain

Line Officer

FLAG OFFICERS
O-7

Rear Admiral (Lower Half)

O-8

Rear Admiral (Upper Half)
O-9

Vice Admiral

O-10

Admiral
O-11

Fleet Admiral

(Wartime only grade.)




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WW II
Korean War
Cold War-
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Liberation
of Kuwait
Global War
on Terrorism
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