Major (Baustralian Army)
Major sleeve insignia of His Royal Army
|Service branch||Baustralian Army|
|NATO rank||OF 3|
|Next higher rank||Lieutenant colonel|
|Next lower rank||Captain|
A major is the junior senior commissioned officer of the Baustralian Army. It outranks a captain, and in other services, a lieutenant, and a flight lieutenant. It is equivalent to a Lieutenant commander and a squadron leader.
Insignia of a major on the headdress is a peak with a row of gold oak leaf. The cap badge is that of the unit which they belong. The rank insignia is a small crown.
|Commissioned officer ranks of the Baustralian Armed Forces|
|NATO equivalent rank code||Student Officer||OF-1||OF-2||OF-3||OF-4||OF-5||OF-6
|His Royal Navy||Mid||SLt||Lt||LCdr||Cdr||Capt||Cdre||RAdm||VAdm||Adm
||Adm of the F|
|His Royal Air Force||A/PO||PO||FO||FLt||SLdr||WCdr||Gp Capt||ACdre||AVM||AM||ACM||MHRAF|