What is a Lance Naik?

Introduction

Lance naik (L/Nk) is the equivalent rank to lance corporal in the Indian, Pakistan and Bangladesh Armies and before 1947, in the British Indian Army, ranking below naik.

Background

In cavalry units the equivalent is acting lance daffadar. Like British lance corporals, each wears a single rank chevron.

This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article < https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lance_naik >; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.