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ABBREVIATIONS
         

Shown below is a list of recommended abbreviations.

         
         

RANK

     

Navy

Army

Airforce

Admiral

ADML

General

GEN

Air Chief Marshal

ACM

Vice Admiral

VADM

Lieutenant General

LTGEN

Air Marshal

AIRMSHL

Rear Admiral

RADM

Major General

MAJGEN

Air Vice Marshal

AVM

Commodore

CDRE

Brigadier

BRIG

Air Commodore

AIRCDRE

Captain

CAPT

Colonel

COL

Group Captain

GPCAPT

Commander

CMDR

Lieutenant Colonel

LTCOL

Wing Commander

WGCDR

Lieutenant Commander

LCDR

Major

MAJ

Squadron Leader

SQNLDR

Lieutenant

LEUT

Captain

CAPT

Flight Lieutenant

FLTLT

Sub-Lieutenant

SBLT

Lieutenant

LT

Flying Officer

FLGOFF

Midshipman

MIDN

Second Lieutenant

2LT

Pilot Officer

PLTOFF

 

 

Staff Cadet

SC

Officer Cadet

OFFCDT

 

 

Officer Cadet

OCDT

 

 

Warrant Officer Navy

WO-N

Regimental  Sergeant Major of the Army

RSM-A

Warrant Officer of the Air Force

WOFF-A

Warrant Officer

WO

Warrant Officer Class 1

WO1

Warrant Officer

WOFF

Chief Petty Officer

CPO

Warrant Officer Class 2

WO2

Flight Sergeant

FSGT

 

 

Staff Sergeant

SSGT

 

 

Petty Officer

PO

Sergeant

SGT

Sergeant

SGT

Leading Seaman

LS

Corporal

CPL

Corporal

CPL

 

 

Bombardier

BDR

Non Commissioned Officer Cadet

NCOCDT

 

 

Lance Corporal

LCPL

 

 

 

 

Lance Bombardier

LBDR

 

 

Able Seaman

AB

 

 

Leading Aircraftman/Aircraftwoman

LAC/W

Seaman

SMN

Private

PTE

Aircraftman/Aircraftwoman

AC/W

 

 

Gunner

GNR

 

 

 

 

Trooper

TPR

 

 

 

 

Sapper

SPR

 

 

 

 

Musician

MUSN

 

 

 

 

Driver

DVR

 

 

 

 

Recruit

REC

 

 

 

ORGANISATIONS

     

Navy

Army

Airforce

Royal Australian Navy

RAN

Australian Imperial Force

AIF

Royal Australian Air Force

RAAF

 

 

2nd Australian Imperial Force

2 AIF

 

 

 

 

Division

DIV

 

 

 

 

Brigade

BDE

Group

GP

 

 

Battalion

BN

Wing

WG

 

 

Regiment

REGT

 

 

 

 

Company

COY

Squadron

SQN

 

 

Battery

BTY

 

 

 

 

Squadron

SQN

 

 

 

 

Platoon

PL

 

 

 

 

Troop

TP

 

 

 

 

Flight

FLT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

His/Her Majesty’s Australian Ship

HMAS

 

 

 

 

Women’s  Royal Australian Naval Service

WRANS

Australian Women’s Army Service

AWAS

Women’s Auxiliary Australian Air Force

WAAAF

 

 

Women’s Royal Australian  Army Corps

WRAAC

Women’s Royal Australian Air Force

WRAAF

 

 

Australian Army Medical Women’s Service

AAMWS

 

 

 

 

Australian Army Nursing Service

AANS

 

 

 

 

Australian Cadet Corps

ACC

 

 

 

 

Australian Army Training Team  Uganda

AATTU

 

 

 

 

Australian Army Training Team Vietnam

AATTV

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Armoured Corps

RAAC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army
Chaplains Department

RAAChD

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Dental Corps

RAADC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Educational Corps

RAAEC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Medical Corps

RAAMC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Nursing Corps

RAANC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Ordnance Corps

RAAOC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Pay Corps

RAAPC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Army Service Corps

RAASC

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Artillery

RAA

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Corps of Military Police

RAAMP

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Corps of Signals

RASigs

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Corps of Transport

RACT

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Engineers

RAE

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Infantry Corps

RAINF

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Regiment

RAR

 

 

 

 

Royal Australian Survey Corps

RASvy

 

 

 

 

Royal Corps of Australian Electrical
and Mechanical Engineers

RAEME

 

 

 

 

Special Air Service

SAS

 

 

 

OTHER

Prisoner of War

POW

Headquarters

HQ

Volunteer Defence Corps

VDC

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOCATIONS

World War I

WW1

World War II

WW2

New Guinea

NG

Vietnam

VIET or SVN

 

 

 

         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
         
 

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