Why "Admiral of the Fleet" rank ever given to any naval officer ?

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  1. Lions Of Punjab

    Lions Of Punjab Regular Member

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    what is the criteria of allocating the highest ranks like field marshall etc ? Even after successfull participation of IN in 1971 war why navy lacks an "Admiral of the fleet" ?
     
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  3. W.G.Ewald

    W.G.Ewald Defence Professionals/ DFI member of 2 Defence Professionals

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    Won't see those ranks in peacetime, command structure doesn't require them. That's my guess.
     
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