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EUROPE - MILITARY BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA Russian Imperial Navy Shoulder Straps evolution (1830-1917) (6)
Thanking to the invaluable aid of my colleague Andrey Kuznetsov, I was able to correct the Russian Imperial Navy Shoulder insignia evolution chart a bit, as I've promised before: I'd like to direct your attention that the difference between Conductors (Warrant Officers) from noblemen and lower classes was valid from 1858 till 1860 only, before and after this period the social origin of the Conductor was not indicated. OMG! I've just noticed I've occasionally missed most of "other ranks" in this chart! Sorry, colleagues, I'll correct this fault as soon as I'll solve a problem with my main comp......
Dorward_Bis > 29-June-2015 12:11:29

HYPOTHETICAL RANKS Armed Forces of the Philippines (Hypothetical) (43)
About the PMC: since recently only Master Sergeants and above use the chevrons but with curved rockers just like those used by the USMC....
JMRamos > 29-June-2015 2:52:29

EUROPE - FIRE & RESCUE BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA SOVIET UNION: Military Fire Protection NKVD 1935 (0)
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Luke2 > 27-June-2015 21:58:27

EUROPE - FIRE & RESCUE BRANCH & RANK INSIGNIA RUSSIA: "Paramilitary rescue service of Siberia" 2009 (0)
Professional emergency rescue service company "Paramilitary rescue service of Siberia" ...
Luke2 > 27-June-2015 21:41:27