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RANK INSIGNIA - NAVY & COAST GUARD

State: Japan  /  Continent: Asia  /  Era: current

Japan flag
English name: Japan  |  1868
Formal name:Empire of Japan
Original name:日本国 / Nihon-koku
Last update: 2013-03-10  |  Version: 1.0  |  Graphic designer: Pavel Močoch

english name Imperial Japanese Navy

original name 大日本帝國海軍 - Dai-Nippon Teikoku Kaigun

insigniasleeve insignia

date1931 - 1942

SANTO HEI NITO HEI ITTO HEI
Seaman Recruit Ordinary Seaman Able Seaman
summe runiform
SANTO HEISO NITO HEISO ITTO HEISO
Leading Seaman Petty Officer Chief Petty Officer
Junior Officers Senior Officers Flag Officers
Officers sleeve rank insignia JANUARY 1944 - AUGUST 1945
JUN I SHO I CHU I TAI I
Warrant Officer Acting Sub-Lieutenant Sub-Lieutenant Leutenant
officers commissioned from the ranks officers commissioned from the ranks officers commissioned from the ranks officers commissioned from the ranks
SHO I KOHOSEI JUN I SHO I CHU I TAI I
Midshipman Warrant Officer Acting Sub-Lieutenant Sub-Lieutenant Leutenant
SHO SA CHU SA TAI SA
Lieutenant Commander Commander Captain
SHO SHO CHU JO TAI SHO
Rear Admiral Vice Admiral Admiral