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Burkina Faso rank structure

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Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby uriks » Sat Mar 10, 2012 9:59 am

Hi,
At the present time Burkina Armed Forces use next rank structure:
Militaires du Rang (MDR)
soldat de 2è classe ;
soldat de 1ère classe ;
caporal.
Sous-officiers
sergent ;
sergent-chef ;
adjudant ;
adjudant-chef ;
adjudant-chef major.
Officiers
officiers subalternes
sous-lieutenant ;
lieutenant ;
capitaine ;

officiers supérieurs
commandant ou chef de bataillon (armée de terre) ou chef d’escadron (gendarmerie et cavalerie) ;
lieutenant-colonel ;
colonel;
colonel – major (the newest rank).

Officiers généraux
général de brigade ;
général de division ;
général de corps d’armée ;
général d’armée.
Insignia of rank for adjudant-chef major
http://www.servimg.com/image_links.php?i=28
Insignia of rank for colonel – major (working uniform):
http://www.servimg.com/image_preview.ph ... u=14835739
Insignia of rank for colonel – major (ceremonial uniform):
http://www.servimg.com/image_preview.ph ... u=14835739
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Re: Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby sketor7558 » Mon Mar 12, 2012 7:26 am

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Re: Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby uriks » Mon Mar 12, 2012 9:55 am

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Re: Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby punkhung » Wed May 28, 2014 2:20 am

Excellent works, but the link of the following picture cannot be found, it would be grateful if you post it again.
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Re: Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby sketor7558 » Wed May 28, 2014 3:54 am

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Re: Burkina Faso rank structure

Unread postby marcpasquin » Wed May 28, 2014 10:54 am

seems odd to me that they would chose to use an adjudant stripe for the colonel-major instead of a silver or gold extra one.
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