{CAP} Ribbons and Medals

Ver 2.0 Dec 2009


AWARDS : RIBBONS and MEDALS



The Achievements or Awards are a way of recognizing dedication and service to CAP in addition to battle honors and campaigns.

At this time the awards are undergoing an update and modernization.
Initially all personnel eligible for particular awards will wear ribbons under their signatures.
Once the new medals have been minted they will be displayed here alongside their respective ribbons.
The medals will be available to wear instead of ribbons if the recipient so wishes.


RANK AWARDS


NCO



NCO ribbon is awarded to personnel who are assigned an NCO (SGT or higher) position.
The ribbon can be worn whether the individual is a current or former NCO.
It can be worn in conjunction with the Officer ribbon for those officers who were commissioned from the ranks. This is to recognize the previous role held in the platoon.


OFFICERS



The Officer ribbon is awarded to personnel who are commissioned Officers of CAP.


SERVICE AWARDS


GOOD CONDUCT



Good Conduct is awarded to personnel who have no negative actions against them for a period of 1yr.
Recommendation for this to be made by an Officer.


YEARS SERVICE (2 of 10 shown)



This award is given on completion of one years service in CAP.
For each additional year a roman numeral device is added to the ribbon which denotes the number of years served..


DISTINCTION AWARDS



ÇÂÞ COMMENDATION



The commendation award is for services to CAP over and above the call of duty. This is NOT for in-game activity or heroism, those are covered by various other awards.
Must be submitted in writing to an officer and be signed off by 3 officers.
Approval will be by the Battalion Commander


DISTINGUISHED SERVICE



The Distinguished Service Medal is awarded to any person who while serving in any capacity with {CAP}, has distinguished himself or herself by exceptionally meritorious service to {CAP} in a duty of great responsibility. The performance must be such as to merit recognition for service which is clearly exceptional. Exceptional performance of normal duty will not alone justify an award of this decoration.

Must be submitted in writing to an officer and be signed off by 3 officers.
Approval will be by the Battalion Commander


BRONZE STAR



The Bronze Star Medal (BSM) is awarded for bravery, acts of merit, or meritorious service, whilst serving in CAP.
Must be submitted in writing to an O-10 and signed off by at least 3 officers
Must be a member of good Standing for at least 8 months.

SILVER STAR



The Silver Star is awarded to a person who, while serving in any capacity with {CAP}, is cited for gallantry in action against an enemy of this club.
Must be submitted in writing to an O-10 and signed off by at least 3 officers
Must be a member of good Standing for at least 8 months.


MEDAL OF HONOUR



The Medal of Honour is the highest medal awarded by CAP
The Medal of Honour is awarded to a person who, while a member of CAP, distinguishes himself or herself conspicuously by gallantry, intrepidity and beyond the call of duty. Incontestable proof of the performance of the service will be exacted and each recommendation for the award of this decoration will be considered on the standard of extraordinary merit.
Must be submitted in writing to an O-10 and signed off by all officers serving in CAP
Must be a member in good Standing for at least 1 year


SPECIAL AWARDS


PURPLE HEART



The Purple Heart will be awarded to any person who suffers major injury whilst a serving member of CAP.
The nature and effect of the injury on the individual plus the amount of recovery time etc will be taken into account in determining whether to award this medal.

Recommendation for this award is to be made by the individuals CO to the Battalion CO and approved by one of the O-10s

There are two categories for this award:

CAT 1: All CAP personnel currently serving in Armed Forces, Police or Security.

CAT 2: All CAP personnel currently holding a civilian status


CAMPAIGN RIBBONS

Campaign ribbons represent each major game that CAP plays as clan.
A campaign ribbon will be awarded to CAP members who play that particular game whilst a serving member of CAP.
A campaign ribbon will NOT be awarded for games played by an individual prior to joining CAP unless the game is still supported by CAP.


Older ribbons for members that were in CAP when these games were on our servers are:

COD4 (Modern Warfare)



COD 5 (World at War)



COD6 (Modern Warfare II)



Battlefield Bad Company 2




Current games supported for new members ribbons are as follows:


Battlefield 3




Battlefield 4





OTHER CAP DIVISIONS

Where CAP supports aother games in an ongoing basis they may be defined as a division of CAP. For all members active in CAP for these games a ribbon will be awarded.


Current available awards are:

Minecraft



Rust




MILITARY / POLICE / SECURITY SERVICE AWARDS

These are awarded to all CAP personnel who serve in any armed forces, police or security during their service in CAP.


Current available awards are:

US AIR FORCE



US ARMY



US NAVY



US MARINES



US NATIONAL GUARD (AIR or ARMY)




POLICE



SECURITY