Admiral (His Royal Navy)

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Admiral insignia
Command Flag of an Admiral
Country Baustralia
Service branch His Royal Navy
NATO rankOF 9
Next higher rankAdmiral of the Fleet
Next lower rankVice admiral
Equivalent ranks

An admiral is the most senior regularly-appointed commissioned officer of the Baustralian Armed Forces, more specifically, His Royal Navy. It outranks a vice admiral of the navy, a lieutenant general of the army and marines, and an air marshal of the air force. Its equivalent is a general of the marines and army, and an air chief marshal of the air command.

The duties of an admiral are to command a navy as commander.


Insignia of an admiral on the headdress is a two rows of gold oak leaves on the peak. The cap badge is a generic Baustralian Armed Forces cap badge. Three rows of buttons are worn on the tunic, as well as a thick gold band, and three regular gold bands around the cuff, with the top-most having a curl facing inward.