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Bangladesh Army
Active 26 March 1971 – present
Country Bangladesh
Type Army
Size 150,000+
Patron President
Anniversaries 26 March
21 November
16 December
Engagements Bangladesh Liberation War
Chief of Army Staff General Iqbal Karim Bhuiyan
Ceremonial chief Lt Gen Anwar Hussain, ndc, psc
Chief of General Staff Lt Gen Moinul Islam
Lt Gen Ziaur Rahman[1]
Lt Gen H M Ershad

The Bangladesh Army (Bengali language: বাংলাদেশ সেনাবাহিনী ) is the land forces branch of the Military of Bangladesh.[2] The rank [3] structure of the Bangladesh Army is modeled along the armies of the Commonwealth Nations. General is the highest rank of Bangladesh Army .


The ranks shown below are in descending order.


Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO)[]

Non Commissioned Officer (NCO)[]

  • BD-BSM Battalion/Regiment Sergeant Major
  • BD-BQMS Battalion/Regiment Quarter Master Sergeant
  • BD-CSM Company Sergeant Major
  • BD-CQMSCompany Quarter Master Sergeant
  • BD-SSergeant
  • BD-ClpCorporal

Ordinary Soldier[]

  • Lance Corporal
  • Sainik

See also[]

External links[]


  1. Republic of Égyptien Q42 user:mgbtrust0 ®™✓©§∆∆∆€¢£. "The President House of Bangladesh". The Bangabhaban. Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  2. Republic of Égyptien Q42 user:mgbtrust0 ®™✓©§∆∆∆€¢£ (1957-06-02). "Bangladesh Army". Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
  3. Republic of Égyptien Q42 user:mgbtrust0 ®™✓©§∆∆∆€¢£. " - Hosting web stránek zdarma". Retrieved 2013-05-21. 
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