|Imperial Navy Ranks|
|O10 » Grand Admiral|
|O9 » Sector Admiral|
|O8c » Fleet Admiral (Admiral)|
|O8b » Fleet Admiral (Vice Admiral)|
|O8a » Fleet Admiral (Rear Admiral)|
|O7 » Commodore|
|O6 » Captain|
|O5 » Commander|
|O4 » Lieutenant Commander|
|O3 » Lieutenant|
|O2 » Sub-Lieutenant|
|O1 » Ensign|
|O0 » Cadet / Midshipman|
|E9 » Master Chief Petty Officer (MCPO)|
|E8 » Senior Chief Petty Officer (SCPO)|
|E7 » Chief Petty Officer (CPO)|
|E6 » Petty Officer First Class (PO1)|
|E5 » Petty Officer Second Class (PO2)|
|E4 » Petty Officer Third Class (PO3)|
|E3 » Able Spacehand (ASH)|
|E2 » Spacehand (SH)|
|E1 » Spacehand Apprentice (A)|
|E0 » Spacehand Recruit (R)|
- For other types of commander see Commander
Each Spaceship of the Imperial Navy (except the smallest) is under the charge of a Commander, if not commanded by an officer with the rank of Captain. Naval Commanders may also hold staff appointments, or command Groups/Wings of small craft aboard larger vessels.
- The Imperial Army Ground Force Command equivalent is Lieutenant Colonel.
- The Imperial Army Nautical Force Command equivalent is Commander.
- The Imperial Marines equivalent is Lieutenant Coronel.
History & Background (Dossier)
This rank has a long history from its first inception in the wet-navies of pre-spaceflight planetary naval services. It is shortened from the old term Master and Commander.
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