Phonetic Alphabet

These alphabets have been used by English Speaking Military for clarification of letters in transmissions.

The Phonetic Alphabet as used during WWII:

 

The NATO Alphabet as used today:

A ABLE
B BAKER
C CHARLIE
D DOG
E EASY
F FOX
G GEORGE
H HOW
I ITEM
J JIG
K KING
L LOVE
M MIKE
N NAN
O OBOE
P PETER
Q QUEEN
R ROGER
S SUGAR
T TOM
U UNCLE
V VICTOR
W WILLIAM
X X-RAY
Y YOKE
Z ZEBRA

 

A ALPHA
B BRAVO
C CHARLIE
D DELTA
E ECHO
F FOXTROT
G GOLF
H HOTEL
I INDIA
J JULIET
K KILO
L LIMA
M MIKE
N NOVEMBER
O OSCAR
P PAPA
Q QUEBEC
R ROMEO
S SIERRA
T TANGO
U UNIFORM
V VICTOR
W WHISKEY
X X-RAY
Y YANKEE
Z ZULA

 

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