Royal Canadian Navy 1950 to 1 February 1968

 Rank Badges and Cap Badges

No.1 Dress      
No. 3 Working Dress

Wanted Wanted
No. 11
   
  Leading Seaman Petty Officer 2nd Class Petty Officer 1st Class Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Chief Petty Officer 1st Class

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous

No.1 Dress
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted





Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966

Blazer Naval Patrol Armlet Insignia Button (Personel) Insignia Button (WREN, PO, CPO) Shoulder Badge Naval Aircrewman Clearance Diver (Ships) Marksman Bugler Submarine Instructor's Badge 3 to 8 Years Conduct Badge 8 to 13 Years Good Conduct Badge 13 Years and Over Good Conduct Badge

Badge Qualification


Pilot's ( sew on) Pilot's (safety pin) Observer's (sew on) Observer's (safety pin) Observer's miniature

Wanted
Naval Fire Service

Trade Badges

Early 50's

No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted


Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badge Wanted Wanted
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Administrative Writer Air Artificer Air Fitter Air Rigger Aircraft Controlman Anti-Aircraft Rate Bandsman Communicator Communicator Crypto Communicator (S) Control Armourer
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badge Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted

Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted
Wanted Wanted Wanted
Cook (Officers) Cook (Ship) Electrical Technician Electrical Technician (Air) Electricians Mate  Engine Room Artificer Gunnery Instructor Gunnery Armourer Hygiene Assistant Laboratory Assistant Layers Rate
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted


Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badge Wanted


Wanted
No. 11
1966

Wanted Wanted Wanted
Medical Assistant Meteorologist's Mate Motor Mechanic Naval Storesman Operating Room Assistant Pay Writer Pharmacists Assistant Photographer Physical Training Instructor Physiotherapy Aide Plane Technician
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted   Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badge Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted

Plumber Quartermaster Quarter Rate Radar Control Radar Plot Rate Radio Technician Radio Technician (Air) Radiographer Regulating Rate Safety Equipment Technician Sailmaker
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badge Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966



Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Shipwright Steward Stoker Mechanic Torpedo Armourer Torpedo Anti-Submarine Rate Victualling Storesman

Mid 50"s

No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted


Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Administrative Writer Air Artificer Air Fitter Air Rigger Aircraft Controlman Anti-Aircraft Bandsman Communicator Crypto Communicator Radio Communicator Supplementary  Control Armourer
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted
Wanted
Wanted
Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted
Wanted Wanted Wanted
Cook  Electrical Technician Electrical Technician (Air) Electricians Mate   Engine Room Artficer Gunnery Instructor Gunnery Armourer Hygiene Assistant Laboratory Assistant Layers Medical Assistant Meteorologist's Mate
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted


Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted

Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966

Wanted Wanted Wanted
Motor Mechanic Naval Storesman Operating Room Assistant Pay Writer Pharmacists Assistant Photographer Physical Training Instructor Physiotherapy Aide Plane Technician Plumber Quartermaster
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted   Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted



Quarter Radar Control Radar Plotter Radio Technician Radio Technician (Air) Radiographer Regulating Safety Equipment Technician Sailmaker Shipwright Steward Stoker Mechanic
No.1 Dress Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted
Technical Assistant Torpedo Armourer  Torpedo Anti-Submarine Victualling Storesman

1 Jan 1960 to 1 Feb 1968
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Wanted
Administrative Writer Air Electrical Technician Air Electronic Technician Air Fitter Air Rigger Apprentice Technical Aviation Technician Boatswain Clearance Diver Commissary Man Cook Electrical Technician
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted

No. 3 Working Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted
Wanted
Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Electrician's Mate Electronic Technician Engineering Mechanic Engineering Technician Firecontrolman Hull Mechanic Hull Technician Hygiene Assistant Laboratory Assistant Medical Assistant Meteorologist's Mate Naval Airman
No.1 Dress Wanted


Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges


No. 11
1966

Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Naval Storesman Operating Room Assistant Pay Writer Pharmacist Photographer Physical and Recreational  Trainer Physiotherapy Aide Radar Plotter Radiographer Radioman Radioman Special Ship's Storesman
No.1 Dress Wanted
Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted

Wanted
Ship's Writer Signalman Sonarman Steward Technical Assistant Medical Victualling Storesman Weaponman Air Weaponman Surface Weaponman Underwater

Royal Canadian Naval (Reserve)

No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Air Artificer Anti-Aircraft Rate Armourer's Mate Communicator Crypto Communicator Radio Communicator Visual Control Armourer Gunnery Armourer Hull Technician (Wood and Metal) Layer Rate Mechanic Ordnance Technician
No.1 Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Working Dress Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 3 Collar Badges Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted
Wanted Wanted
Plumber Quarter's Rate Radar Control Rate Regulator Safety Equipment Sailmaker Seaman Technician Mechanic Torpedo Armourer Torpedo Detector Rate

 

1968 to Unification

 Rank Badges and Cap Badges

No.1 Dress
No. 3 Working Dress
Wanted Wanted Wanted
No. 11
Leading Seaman Petty Officer 2nd Class Petty Officer 1st Class Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Chief Petty Officer 1st Class

Miscellaneous

No.1 Dress                            
No. 3 Working Dress                            
No. 11
1966
Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
  Blazer Naval Patrol Armlet Insignia Button (Personel) Insignia Button (WREN, PO, CPO) Shoulder Badge Naval Aircrewman Clearance Diver (Ships) Marksman Bugler Submarine Instructor's Badge 3 to 8 Years Conduct Badge 8 to 13 Years Good Conduct Badge 13 Years and Over Good Conduct Badge

Trade Badges

  Wanted Wanted Wanted
Wanted
Wanted
  Administrative Writer Air Electrical Technician Air Electronic Technician Air Fitter Air Rigger Apprentice Technical Aviation Technician Bandsman Boatswain Clearance Diver (RCN Only) Commissaryman (RCN Only) Cook
  Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
  Electrical Technician Electrician's Mate Electronic Technician Engineering Mechanic Engineering Technician Firecontrolman (RCN Only) Hull Mechanic Hull Technician Hygiene Assistant Laboratory Assistant Marine Electrician Medical Assistant
  Wanted
Wanted
Wanted

Wanted Wanted
  Meteorologist's Mate Naval Airman Plane Technician Radar Plotter Radiographer Radioman Radioman Special Safety Equipment Technician Shallow Water Diver Ship's Storesman (RCN Only) Ship's Writer (RCN Only) Signalman
  Wanted Wanted        
  Sonarman (RCN Only) Steward Technical  Assistant Medical Torpedo Detector Rate Victualling Storesman Weaponman Air Weaponman Surface Weaponman Underwater (RCN Only)        

                   

 

 


Maritime Command 1968 to 16 August 2011

Same ranks as Camadian Armed Forces


Royal Canadian Navy August 2011 to present

 Rank Badges and Cap Badges



CPO 1 and Officers PO2 to CPO 2 Master Seaman and below Naval Operations (old) Naval Operations (new)

Distinctive Environmental Uniform (DEU)

CF Service Dress and DEU (RCN)

Non-Commisioned Members 1986 to present




No Badge
 
    Wanted Wanted

Wanted Wanted



Slip-on Males




































Mess Dress (Mylar)                              


   
White Uniform

Wanted      





Slip-on Females

Wanted



Wanted   Wanted  


  Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted
Shoulder Title Recruit Able Seaman Trained Leading Seaman Master Seaman Petty Officer Second Class Petty Officer 1st Class Small Unit Petty Officer 1st Class Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Small Unit Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Fleet Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Fleet Chief Petty Officer Base Chief Petty Officer Formation Chief Petty Officer 1st Class   Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Base Command Chief Petty Officer Canadian Forces Chief Warrant Officer

Officers 1986 to present

Slip On Males














Slip On Females
Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted

Executive Curl 2010 to present


 Executive Curl June 2010
Slip-on Males















 
Slip-on Females
Left Right Left Right Left Right Left Right
Shoulder Title Naval Cadet Acting Sub-Lieutenant Sub Lieutenant Lieutenant Lieutenant Commander Commander Captain Commodore Rear-Admiral Vice-Admiral Admiral
Brigadier to General The Governor General as Commander in Chief of the Canadian Forces

Dental Branch


 Executive Curl June 2010
Slip-on Males  







 
Slip-on Females            
                 
Shoulder Title   Naval Cadet Acting Sub-Lieutenant Sub Lieutenant Lieutenant Lieutenant Commander Commander Captain

Medical


 Executive Curl June 2010
Slip-on Males  






 
Slip-on Females            
                 
Shoulder Title   Naval Cadet Acting Sub-Lieutenant Sub Lieutenant Lieutenant Lieutenant Commander Commander Captain

 

 

Naval Combat Dress (Operational Dress)

Enlisted Men's

Shirt


Wanted




Wanted Wanted
Jacket








  Ordinary Seaman Able Seaman Leading Seaman Master Seaman Petty Officer 2nd Class  Petty Officer 1st Class Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class Chief Petty Officer 1rst Class Formation Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Canadian Forces Chief Warrant Officer

Officers

Shirts (prior to Execetive Curl) Wanted Wanted





Wanted Wanted Wanted
Shirts (Executive Curl) June 2010 Wanted Wanted

Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Jacket (Executive Curl) June 2010

  Naval Cadet (NCDT) Acting Sub-Lieutenant (A/SLT) Sub-Lieutenant (SLT) Lieutenant LT(N)) Lieutenant- Commander (LCdr) Commander (Cdr) Captain (N) Commodore (CMDRE) Rear-Admiral (RADM) Vice-Admiral (VADM) Admiral (ADM)

Band Badges

DEU




Drum Major Pipe Major Trumpet/Bugle Major

White Uniform

 
Drum Major Pipe Major Trumpet/Bugle Major

 

Sea Service Insignia

metal cloth
Level 1 (gun metal) 365 to 729 sea days
Level 2 (bronze) 730 to 1094 sea days
Level 3 (Silver) 1095 to 1459 sea days
Level 4 (gold) 1460 or greater sea days

Chaplain Faith Badge

Christian Faith Badge
Islamic Faith Badge
Jewish Faith Badge

 

No. 3 Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges

No. 11 Dress



Wanted

Admin Clerk 831 Boatswain (Bos's) 181 Clearance Diver 341 Clearance Diver Tech 342 Communication Research 291 Cook 861 Diesel Mechanic 315 Electrician 331 Financial Clerk 841 Fire Fighter 651 Hull Tech 321 Intelligence 111
Changed to Resources Management Tech Changed to Resources Management Tech
No. 3 Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges





Wanted Wanted
No. 11 Collar



Wanted
Lab Technician 714 Marine Electrician 332 Marine Enginnering Artificer 314 Marine Enginner Mechanic 312 Marine Enginner Technician 313 Medical Assistant 711 Military Police 811 Musician 871 Naval Combat Information Operator NCI OP 275 Naval Communicator 277 NAV COMM Naval Electronic Technician (Acoustic) 283 NET(A) Naval Acoustic Technician (Communications) 284 NET(C)
Old Radar Plotter badge Amalgation of NRAD OP and NAV SIG former Sonar Technician 282
No. 3 Dress
No. 3 Collar Badges




No. 11 Dress Wanted



Naval Electronic Technician (Systems) 286 NET(S) Naval Electronic Technician (Tactical) 285 NET(T) Naval Electronic Sensor Operator 276 (old badge) NESOP Naval Electronic Sensor Operator 276 (current badge) NESOP Naval Radio Operator 274 NRAD OP (obsolete) Naval Signalman 262 NAV SIG (obsolete) Naval Weapons Tech 065 NWT Oceanographic Operator 191 OCEAN OP Operating Room Technician 713 Physical Education and Recreation Instructor 851 PERI Preventive Maintenance Technician 716 Radar Plotter 271 RP (note 3)
Status See new Naval Electronic Sensor Operator 276 (new badge) NES OP is the almalgamation of EW and FC trades.  New badge made see Naval Communicator (NAV COMM) see Naval Communicator (NAV COMM)
No. 3 Dress
No. 3 Collar
Wanted


No. 11 Dress
Wanted

Radiology (X-ray) Technician 715 Resource Management Support Clerk 836 RMC Clerk Shipping Control Operator
(obsolete)
Sonar Operator Sonar Technician 282 Steward 862 Supply Technician 911
Status Naval Acoustic Operator and Oceanographic Operator combined in 1999 to form Tactical Sensor Operator.  Reverted to Sonar Operator in 2005 became Naval Electronic Tech (Acoustic)

Trade Badges

Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Admin Clerk Biomed Boatswain Clearance Diver Clearance Diver Technician Comm Tech Communication Research Cook
MOC 831 718 181 341 342 252 291 861
Status Changed to Resources Management Tech Obsolete
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Dental Clinic Assistant Diesel Mechanic Electrical Technician Financial Clerk Firefighter Hull Technician Intelligence Laboratory Technician
MOC 315 331 841 651 321 111 714
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Collar
Marine Electrician Marine Engineering Artificer Marine Engineering Mechanic Marine Engineering Technician Medical Assistant Military Police Musician Naval Acoustic Operator
MOC 332 314 312 313 711 811 871 273
Status Changed to Tact Acoustic Sens Op
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Naval Combat Information Operator Naval Communicator Naval Electronic Technician (Communications) Naval Electronic Technician (Systems) Naval Electronic Sensor Operator (old) Naval Electronic Sensor Operator Naval Electronic Technician (Acoustic) Naval Electronic Technician (Tactical)
MOC 275 277 284 286 276 276 283 285
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Naval Radio Operator Naval Signalman Naval Weapon Technician Oceanographic Operator Operating Room Technician PERI Physicians Assistant Preventive Medicine Technician
MOC 274 262 65 191 713 851 716
Status

Changed to Naval Comm Obsolete Changed to Tact Acoustic Sens Op Obsolete
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Radar Plotter Radar Tech Radioman Resource Management Technician Shipping Control Operator Sonar Tech Sonarman (sea) Stewart
MOC 271 272 251 836 282 281 862
Status Changed to Naval Elect Sens Op Obsolete Changed to Naval Radio Op Obsolete 1986/86 Obsolete
Old CF Uniform Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted Wanted
Supply Tech Tact Acoustic Sens Op
MOC 911 278

Name Tags

LVG

Arid



Under construction

   

Blue 1966 Version
Blue 1968 Version    
Gold
Bugler Marksman Clearance Diver Good Conduct 1 Chevron Good Conduct 2 Chevron Good Conduct 3 Chevron Submarine Naval Aircrewman

Shoulder Badges IAW the RCN Catalogue of Material BRCN 213 dated March 1962


Blue Gold Thread Gold Wire Gold Thread