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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ensign_(rank)

Ensign is a junior rank of a commissioned officer in the armed forces of some countries, normally in the infantry or navy. As the junior officer in an infantry regiment was traditionally the carrier of the ensign flag, the rank acquired the name. This rank has generally been replaced in army ranks by second lieutenant . Ensigns ...

www.military-ranks.org/navy/ensign

Ensign is the entry-level commissioned officer's rank in the U.S. Navy, and is equivilent to the rank of Second Lieutenant in the other armed services. Ensigns generally serve on naval vessels as division officers, responsible for leading a crew of seamen and petty officers in a specific division like engineering or ...

www.britannica.com/topic/ensign-military-rank

Ensign, junior officer, generally the lowest commissioned rank in military services where such a rank exists. In the U.S. Navy, ensign has been the lowest commissioned rank since 1862, when it replaced “passed midshipman.” The Continental Army had a grade of ensign during the American Revolution, as did the U.S. ...

www.navy.mil/navydata/ranks/officers/o-rank.html

Pay Grade, Rank, Abbreviation, Collar, Shoulder, Sleeve. O-1, Ensign, ENS. O-2, Lieutenant Junior Grade, LTJG. O-3, Lieutenant, LT. O-4, Lieutenant Commander , LCDR. O-5, Commander, CDR. O-6, Captain, CAPT. O-7, Rear Admiral (lower half), RDML. O-8, Rear Admiral (upper half), RADM. O-9, Vice Admiral, VADM.

www.federalpay.org/military/navy/ensign

The pay rates, history, and requirements of a U.S. Navy Ensign. ... A Navy Doctor, for example, holds the rank of Ensign until completing their first two years of medical training. Prior enlisted personnel ... The civilian equivalent of this military rank is roughly GS-7 under the federal government's General Schedule payscale.

www.usphs.gov/docs/pdfs/uniform/Uniformed%20Service%20Rank%20Chart.pdf

Health Service. National Oceanic and Atmospheric. Administration. Coast Guard. Navy. Army. Air Force. Marine Corps. 01. Ensign. Ensign. Ensign. Ensign. Second Lieutenant. Second Lieutenant. Second Lieutenant. 02. Lieutenant ( junior grade) Lieutenant (junior grade) Lieutenant (junior grade) Lieutenant ( junior grade).

www.thebalance.com/military-rank-history-3354123

Oct 14, 2016 ... The rank structure and insignia continued to evolve. Second lieutenants replaced the Army's coronets, ensigns, and subalterns, but they had no distinctive insignia until Congress gave them "butterbars" in 1917. Colonels received the eagle in 1832. From 1836, majors and lieutenant colonels were denoted ...

memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/Ensign

Ensign was a commissioned rank, the equivalent of which was used by the service organizations of. ... Chief O'Brien's reference in "Clues" to Ensign Locklin working for him as "one of his technicians" seems to contradict everything military edict says about ensigns, who are commissioned officers and would not normally be ...

www.militarywives.com/index.php/rank-information-mainmenu-217/rank-history-mainmenu-226/ensign-mainmenu-235

A warrior who carried his lord's banner or ensign became known as an ensign bearer and then just an Ensign. Later, the Ensign, still bearing his banner, led a military unit of about 500 foot soldiers called an "ensigne." As a military rank Ensign started in the French army as a junior officer and soon entered the French navy ...