What are the military ranks in order in Canada?

Rank Table

Canadian Forces Table of Ranks
General Officers Officers WOs
General Lieutenant-General Major-General Brigadier-General Colonel Lieutenant-Colonel Major Captain Lieutenant 2nd Lieutenant Chief Warrant Officer Master Warrant Officer Warrant Officer
1. Not a rank, but an appointment.

What are the ranks in the army lowest to highest Canada?

Canadian Army Ranks Ordered Lowest-to-Highest

  • Grade. Title.
  • OR-1. Private (recruit)
  • OR-2. Private (basic)
  • OR-3. Private (trained)
  • OR-4. Corporal.
  • OR-5. Master Corporal.
  • OR-6. Sergeant.
  • OR-7. Warrant Officer.

What is the highest military rank in Canada?

General (Canada)

General Général
Service branch Canadian Army Royal Canadian Air Force
Abbreviation GEN or Gen.
Rank group General officer
Rank Four-maple leaf (four-star)

Is colonel or major higher?

Air Force Ranks

Pay Grade Title Abbreviation
O-3 Captain Capt
O-4 Major Maj
O-5 Lieutenant Colonel Lt Col
O-6 Colonel Col

What are the Navy ranks in Canada?

Ranks and appointment

Ranks Royal Canadian Navy Canadian Army / Royal Canadian Air Force
Senior Officers Captain(N) (Capt(N)) Colonel (Col)
Commander (Cdr) Lieutenant-Colonel (LCol)
Lieutenant-Commander (LCdr) Major (Maj)
Junior Officers Lieutenant(N) (Lt(N)) Captain (Capt)

What does CD mean in Canadian military?

Canadian Forces’ Decoration
The Canadian Forces’ Decoration is awarded to officers and Non-Commissioned Members of the Canadian Forces who have completed twelve years of service. The decoration is awarded to all ranks, who have a good record of conduct.

Is Commander higher than captain?

Police ranks A commander is the third-highest rank in the force, above the rank of captain and below deputy chief.