The Earth Federation Forces deployed garrisons to each Side in the name of maintaining public order. The Sides were prohibited from developing or acquiring weapons. Despite its self-governing status being recognized by the Federation, Side 3, the Autonomous Republic of Munzo, was not exempt from this.
Originally the Earth Federation Forces headquarters was located in Brasilia , but it was moved to Jaburo, an underground base located under the Guiana Highlands, after its completion in U.C. 0078.
Standard uniform have shoulder patches and collar tabs. High officers also have "diamonds" on cuffs equal number of "diamonds" on shoulder patches and collar tabs. Space suits have collar tabs only.
|Japanese||Space Units||Ground Units||Collar Tabs||Shoulder Patches|
|Vice Admiral||Lieutenant General|
|Rear Admiral||Major General|
|Lieutenant Junior Grade||First Lieutenant|
|Master Chief Petty Officer||Sergeant Major|
|Chief Petty Officer||Sergeant|
|Crewmen and Soldiers|
|Senior Crewman||Senior Private|
|Crewman 1st Class||Private 1st Class|
|Crewman 2nd Class||Private 2nd Class|