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Succession/Chain of Command

This is the list of the order in which command passes due to Death, SSD, Imprisonment, or anything else that makes someone unfit to command. Note: You do not assume their title or rank, only their responsibilities.

  1. Commander
  2. Executive Officer
  3. Bridge Officer (If there is more then one, the outgoing acting Commander will pick one or they will discuss among themselves who takes charge)
  4. Chief Engineer
  5. Pilot Officer
  6. Requisitions Officer
  7. Military Police (If there is more then one, the outgoing acting Commander will pick one or they will discuss among themselves who takes charge)
  8. Squad Leader (Starting at Alpha goes through the squads)
  9. Cargo/Maint Tech (If there is more then one, the outgoing acting Commander will pick one or they will discuss among themselves who takes charge)
  10. Any MILITARY personnel.


Departments and Ranks

These are the departments which make up the USCM.


TitleRankJob
COMMAND
CommanderCommanderCommand the ship.
Executive OfficerLieutenant CommanderAssist the Commander in commanding the ship.
Bridge OfficerLieutenantMaintain over-watch and direct squads as per the Commanders orders.
Military PoliceStaff SergeantEnforce Marine Law.
SUPPORT
Chief EngineerLieutenant CommanderProvide Power and Atmosphere to the ship. Don't blow up the core.
Requisitions OfficerEnsignProvide Supplies to the Crew.
Maintenance TechnicianTechnical SergeantFollow the Chief Engineers orders. Don't blow up the core.
Cargo TechnicianSergeantFollow the Requisitions Officers orders. Provide supplies to the crew.
COMBAT
Squad LeaderStaff SergeantLeader your squad to victory. Follow the Commanders orders.
Squad SpecialistSergeantProvide support with your specialized weaponry.
Squad MedicCorporalKeep your squad alive.
Squad EngineerCorporalProvide engineering support to your squad as needed.
Squad MarinePrivate or Private First ClassTry not to die. Follow your Squad Leaders orders...
CIVILIAN
Chief Medical OfficerCivilianLead the Medical and Research Department. Keep the marines alive
DoctorCivilianKeep the Marines alive and Healthy.
ResearcherCivilianUse SCIENCE to assist the marines. Try not to blow up the ship.
Corporate LiasonCivilianReport everything to W-Y command, constantly monitor and scrutinize the commanders actions.

Full USCM Ranks

Officers

  • Skymarshall of the USSF (United States Space Forces)
  • Fleet Admiral
  • Admiral
  • Rear Admiral
  • Captain
  • Commander
  • Lieutenant Commander
  • Lieutenant
  • Ensign


Enlisted

  • Command Sergeant Major of the USSF (United States Space Forces)
  • Sergeant Major
  • Master Sergeant/First Sergeant
  • Sergeant First Class
  • Staff Sergeant
  • Technical Sergeant
  • Sergeant
  • Corporal
  • Lance Corporal
  • Private First Class
  • Private