All probationary members, new and returning, will wear Recruit [RT] as their rank in front of their name. All returning members with honorable and retired status will remain a RT until BCT (if applicable) is complete. After passing BCT, all honorable and Retired members will be promoted to the rank C&S has decided on.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.2
All personnel will complete all phases of our Introduction and Basic Combat Training (BCT) within 10 weeks of becoming a Recruit [E-0]. This includes E-0, E-1, and E-2 Training. Exceptions will be made for personnel granted Emergency Extended Leave. Extended Leave (Inactive Reserve) will only be granted to personnel with the pay grade of E-3 or above (=US= 8). Failure to complete the BCT training in the required time may result in an Article 15 disciplinary action which could include a discharge from the Unknown Soldiers
Regulation Name: =US= 9.3
US= members coming off of probation who have served in their nations armed forces and/or ROTC/JROTC may bypass TIG up to E-3. Proof will need to be supplied to the S1.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.4
UNITED STATES MILITARY/GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID’S ARE NEVER TO BE PHOTOCOPIED AND SENT AS PROOF OF SERVICE. PROBATIONARY MEMBERS THAT DO SO WILL IMMEDIATELY BE DISCHARGED ON THE SPOT. Members from other countries are to abide by their respective country's laws.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.5
All members looking to hold an NCO position within =Unknown Soldiers= must be of good standing within the clan and must have completed the NCO Academy PRIOR to promotion to said rank. NCO ranks are as follows:
Junior NCO: E-4 Corporal;
NCO: E-5 Sergeant; E-6 Staff Sergeant
Senior NCO: E-7 Sergeant First Class; E-8 First Sergeant; E-9 Command Sergeant Major
Regulation Name: =US= 9.6
Company Commanders are assigned only by the Battalion Commander or his/her designee. All Company Commanders will start at the rank of Cadet and must pass OTS
Regulation Name: =US= 9.7
Any full member of the =US= may submit a recommendation for an award for another member using their CoC.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.8
Any member of someone’s CoC who receives a recommendation for an award or promotion from a lower ranking member must pass along the recommendation to the appropriate Company CO/1SG for review. Non-compliance will result in disciplinary actions.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.9
Award recommendations must be submitted to the appropriate CoC, with a detailed explanation as to why they believe the member has earned this award. Member recommending the award may be required to submit evidence/proof of actions, or have witnesses available to verify action.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.10
=US= members may not recommend or award themselves any medals or rank.
Regulation Name: =US= 9.11
The =US= Official Promotion Scale will be used to determine promotion eligibility if no other =US= rule or regulation overrides or interferes with said promotion scale.