The letter shows the post group (stellengruppe) the equivalent of ranks for these positions.

Post group Equivalent rank
R (regiment) Oberst
B (battalion) Major
K (company) Hauptmann
Z (platoon) Leutnant
O (company sergeant) Oberfeldwebel
G (squad) Unteroffizier

Sonderführer (B, engineer)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, administration, higher level)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, administration, senior level)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, administration, middle level)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, administration, middle level, pre-1939)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, engineer)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

Sonderführer (K, flight)
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(Courtesy of Paul Reck)

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