U.S. Army Officer Rank: Army Major Rank

Army Major Rank

<< Army Officer Rank The following describes the U.S. Army Major rank insignia, salary, formal and informal ways to address a Major. Army Major Rank Army Major rank consists of a gold oak leaf. Major is the fourth in the series of Army Commissioned Officer ranks after Captain and before Lieutenant Colonel. An Army Major abbreviated MAJ, is […]

U.S. Army Officer Rank: Army Captain Rank

Army Captain Rank

<< Army Officer Rank Army Captain Rank Army Captain rank consists of two joined silver bars. Captain is the third in the series of Army Commissioned Officer ranks after 1st Lieutenant and before Major. An Army Captain, abbreviated CPT, is addressed as “Captain” or “Sir” by Non-Commissioned Officers NCOs such as Army Sergeants and Army […]

U.S. Army 1st Lieutenant Rank

Army 1st Lieutenant Rank

<< Army Officer Rank The following describes the U.S. Army 1st Lieutenant rank insignia, salary, formal and informal ways to address a 1st Lieutenant. Army 1st Lieutenant Rank Army 1st Lieutenant rank consists of a single silver bar. 1st Lieutenant is the second in the series of Army Commissioned Officer ranks after 2nd Lieutenant and before Captain. […]

U.S. Army Officer Rank: Army 2nd Lieutenant Rank

Army 2nd Lieutenant Rank

<< Army Officer Rank The following describes the U.S. Army 2nd Lieutenant rank insignia, salary, formal and informal ways to address a 2nd Lieutenant. Army 2nd Lieutenant Rank Army 2nd Lieutenant rank consists of a single gold bar. 2nd Lieutenant is the first in the series of Army Commissioned Officer ranks and comes before 1st Lieutenant. […]

U.S. Army Officer Rank Structure

U.S. Army Officer Rank Insignia

The following describes the U.S. Army Commissioned Officer Rank and Army Warrant Officer rank structure. Clicking on the insignia will bring you to a page providing more information. Army Commissioned Officer Rank Structure Army 2nd Lieutenant Rank Army 1st Lieutenant Rank Army Captain Rank Army Major Rank Army Lieutenant Colonel Rank Army Colonel Rank Army […]

The Phonetic Alphabet Letters

Phonetic Alphabet Letters

Table of Phonetic Alphabet Letters Underline Bold Italic indicates an emphasis on Phonetic pronunciation. Letter Code Pronunciation Letter Code Pronunciation A Alpha / Alfa AL-FAH N November NO–VEM-BER B Bravo BRAH–VOH O Oscar OSS–CAH C Charlie CHAR–LEE P Papa PAH-PAH D Delta DELL–TAH Q Quebec KEH-BECK E Echo ECK–OH R Romeo ROW–ME-OH F Foxtrot FOKS–TROT […]

American Morse Code System Letters and Numbers

Table of American Morse Code System Letters and Numbers The tables below display American Morse Code letters A through Z and numbers 0 through 9. The letters in green table cells and most numbers differ from the International Morse Code System. American Morse Code Letters A B C D E F •– –••• ••   • […]

Station Pennant

Signal Flag - Station Pennant

Station Pennant Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This short pennant is described as having a border of red with an inner white triangle. This pennant stands for station. Pennant Code Meaning Station. << Navy Signal Flags Fun With Signal Flag Code Waterproof Playing Cards: Nautical […]

Emergency Pennant

Signal Flag - Emergency Pennant

Emergency Pennant Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This short pennant is described as having a checkered pattern of alternating red and white squares. This pennant is for emergencies. Pennant Code Meaning Emergency. << Navy Signal Flags Fun With Signal Flag Code Waterproof Playing Cards: Nautical […]

Signal Pennant #9

Signal Pennant #9 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as being divided into equal-sized quarters of white, black, red and yellow. This pennant is the numeral nine (9). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Nine. This pennant is a numerical value that […]

Signal Pennant #8

Signal Pennant #8 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as having a red cross-shape (intersecting red lines) that are centered on a white background. This pennant is the numeral eight (8). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Eight. This pennant is a numerical […]

Signal Pennant #7

Signal Pennant #7 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as being divided horizontally in half with the colors yellow at the top and red on the bottom. This pennant is the numeral seven (7). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Seven. This pennant […]

Signal Pennant #6

Signal Pennant #6 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as being divided horizontally in half with the colors black at the top and white on the bottom. This pennant is the numeral six (6). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Six. This pennant […]

Signal Pennant #5

Signal Pennant #5 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as being divided vertically in half with the colors yellow and blue. This pennant is the numeral five (5). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Five. This pennant is a numerical value that represents […]

Signal Pennant #4

Signal Pennant #4 Picture International Code of Signals – Nautical pennant used by ships at sea and the U.S. Navy. This pennant is described as having a white cross-shape (intersecting white lines) that are centered on a red background. This pennant is the numeral four (4). Pennant Code Meaning Numeral Four. This pennant is a numerical […]