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'''Uhlan''' is a military [[rank]], the equivalent of which is used by the service organizations of different civilizations. In [[Human]] origin, an uhlan was a skirmish fighter armed with a [[lance]], and later, pistols. The term is of middle [[Europe]]an origin.
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'''Uhlan''' was [[Proconsul]] [[Neral]]'s relatively minor title at one point while he served in the [[Romulan Guard]]. ({{TNG|Unification II}})
   
As a grade, uhlan is an enlisted rank in a fighting organization, below a [[sergeant]] or [[corporal]]. In comparison to naval ranking systems, this rank is marginally equivalent to the naval [[crewman]] ranks.
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==Background==
   
This grade exists in some form in other rank arrangements, such as the [[Romulan Star Empire]]. [[Proconsul]] [[Neral]] joined the [[Romulan]] military, starting at this rank, before moving on to his political career. ({{TNG|Unification II}})
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In the real world, an ''uhlan'' is a skirmish fighter armed with a [[lance]], and later, pistols. The term is of middle [[Europe]]an origin. As a grade, ''uhlan'' is an enlisted rank in a fighting organization, below a [[sergeant]] or [[corporal]]. In comparison to naval ranking systems, this rank is marginally equivalent to the naval [[crewman]] ranks.
   
 
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Revision as of 16:12, February 20, 2010

Uhlan was Proconsul Neral's relatively minor title at one point while he served in the Romulan Guard. (TNG: "Unification II")

Background

In the real world, an uhlan is a skirmish fighter armed with a lance, and later, pistols. The term is of middle European origin. As a grade, uhlan is an enlisted rank in a fighting organization, below a sergeant or corporal. In comparison to naval ranking systems, this rank is marginally equivalent to the naval crewman ranks.

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