Commander is a naval rank which is also sometimes used as a military title depending on the individual customs of a given military service. Commander is also used as a rank or title in some organizations outside of the armed forces, particularly in terrestrial and/or interplanetary police and law enforcement.

In terms of authority in relation to other ranks, a General is the equivilant to an Air Marshall in the Air Force or an Admiral in navies and space patrol units.

Other ranks Edit

Characters Edit

The following includes a list of fictional characters who have held the rank of Commander (incomplete).

Character Continuity
Adama Battlestar Galactica
Benjamin Sisko Star Trek
Carl Nelson King Kong Escapes
Dick Solomon 3rd Rock from the Sun
Hank Heywood, Sr. DC Universe
Helena Cain Battlestar Galactica
Jed Kimball Bionic Woman
John Koenig Space: 1999
Kane Aliens
Lancepesade Gor DC Universe
Luke Skywalker Star Wars
Lydia V
Spock Star Trek
Tomalak Star Trek
William T. Riker Star Trek

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