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1

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE PRIVATE?

SEAMAN RECRUIT.

2

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE PRIVATE FIRST CLASS?

SEAMAN APPRENTICE.

3

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE LANCE CORPORAL?

SEAMAN.

4

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE CORPORAL?

PETTY OFFICER THIRD CLASS.

5

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE SERGEANT?

PETTY OFFICER SECOND CLASS.

6

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE STAFF SERGEANT?

PETTY OFFICER FIRST CLASS.

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WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE GUNNERY SERGEANT?

CHIEF PETTY OFFICER.

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WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE MASTER SERGEANT/FIRST SERGEANT?

SENIOR CHIEF PETTY OFFICER.

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WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE MASTER GUNNERY SERGEANT/SERGEANT MAJOR?

MASTER CHIEF PETTY OFFICER.

10

WHAT NAVY TITLE IS EQUIVALENT TO THE SERGEANT MAJOR OF THE MARINE CORPS?

MASTER CHIEF PETTY OFFICER OF THE NAVY.

11

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE SECOND LIEUTENANT?

ENSIGN.

12

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE FIRST LIEUTENANT?

LIEUTENANT JUNIOR GRADE.

13

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE CAPTAIN?

LIEUTENANT.

14

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE MAJOR?

LIEUTENANT COMMANDER.

15

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE LIEUTENANT COLONEL?

COMMANDER.

16

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE COLONEL?

CAPTAIN.

17

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE BRIGADIER GENERAL?

REAR ADMIRAL LOWER HALF.

18

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE MAJOR GENERAL?

REAR ADMIRAL UPPER HALF.

19

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE LIEUTENANT GENERAL?

VICE ADMIRAL.

20

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO A MARINE GENERAL?

ADMIRAL.

21

WHAT NAVY RANK IS EQUIVALENT TO THE COMMANDANT OF THE MARINE CORPS?

CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS

22

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE FIRST SERGEANT.

THREE STRIPES, THREE ROCKERS, DIAMOND.

23

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE MASTER GUNNERY SERGEANT.

THREE STRIPES, FOUR ROCKERS, BURSTING BOMB.

24

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE SERGEANT MAJOR.

THREE STRIPES, FOUR ROCKERS, STAR.

25

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE SERGEANT MAJOR OF THE MARINE CORPS.

THREE STRIPES, FOUR ROCKERS, MARINE CORPS EMBLEM FLANKED BY TWO STARS.

26

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE WARRANT OFFICER W-1.

GOLD BAR WITH TWO RED SQUARES.

27

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER W-2.

GOLD BAR WITH THREE RED SQUARES.

28

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER W-3.

SILVER BAR WITH TWO RED SQUARES.

29

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER W-4.

SILVER BAR WITH THREE RED SQUARES.

30

DESCRIBE THE RANK INSIGNIA OF A MARINE CHIEF WARRANT OFFICER W-5.

SILVER BAR WITH FOUR RED SQUARES.

31

WHAT ARE THE THREE ENLISTED RANK GROUPS IN THE MARINE CORPS?

NON-RATED, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER AND STAFF NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICER.

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WHAT ARE THE THREE OFFICER RANK GROUPS IN THE MARINE CORPS?

COMPANY GRADE, FIELD GRADE, AND GENERAL GRADE. (NOTE-WARRANT OFFICER IS A GRADE OFFICER OF ITS OWN).
NOTE:1. MARINE CORPS, ARMY, AND AIR FORCE OFFICER RANKS ARE THE SAME EXCEPT THE MARINE CORPS DOES NOT HAVE A FIVE STAR GENERAL RANK.
2. NAVY ENLISTED RANK INSIGNIAS WILL VARY IN COLOR AND DESIGN ACCORDING TO WHAT THEIR RATE IS.
3. WHEN DESCRIBING THE NAVAL OFFICERS EPAULETTE (ALSO KNOWN AS SHOULDER BOARDS) THE GOLD STRIPES ARE MEASURED 1/4 INCH WIDE FOR THIN GOLD STRIPES AND 1/2 INCH WIDE FOR WIDE GOLD STRIPES.
4. COAST GUARD RANK STRUCTURE AND INSIGNIA DESIGNS ARE THE SAME AS THE NAVY BUT CAN BE TOLD APART BY THE ADDITION OF A SHIELD DESIGNED INSIGNIA WORN ABOVE THE RANK INSIGNIA BY ENLISTED MEMBERS OF THE COAST GUARD.