US Military Ranks
The US Military has a very specific rank structure. For each branch of service, the ranks are divided into categories, defined by the role, amount of responsibility, and level of leadership. While each branch of the US Military has a different role and mission for the defense of the United States, there are similarities between US Military ranks. Click each branch of service to learn more.
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