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The tables below provide a comparison of military ranks of the aces, by nation and branch of service, during World War I. Select the nations you wish to compare by clicking the appropriate flags on either side of the table.
 
Austro-Hungarian Empire
Belgium
France
Germany
Italy
Russia
USA
Germany Great Britain
Oberst Colonel
Oberstleutnant Lieutenant Colonel
Major Major
Rittmeister (Cavalry)

Hauptmann
Captain
Oberleutnant Lieutenant
Leutnant 2nd Lieutenant
Offizierstellvertreter Warrant Officer
Vizefeldwebel Sergeant Major
Feldwebel Sergeant
Unteroffizier Corporal
Gefreiter Lance Corporal
Austro-Hungarian Empire
Belgium
France
Great Britain
Italy
Russia
USA
Germany Great Britain
Oberleutnant zur See Lieutenant
Leutnant zur See Sub-Lieutenant
Oberflugmeister Naval Aviation Senior NCO
Vizeflugmeister Naval Aviation Junior NCO
Flugmeister Naval Aviation Airman
Oberflugmaat ·
Flugmaat
 
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