Rank and Awards

 

The 332nd Fighter Group's Rank and Awards structure will allow members to establish an identity within the group. To show proof of participation and leadership within the organization. Members will be able to use this page to assess their current standing and if they choose to do so move into leadership positions within the group structure. Our main concern is that 332nd FG members have fun. Setting goals and achieving them is one way to do so. As the group begins to expand different roles will become available for members to fill.

There may be cases where new members are already well acquainted with the Aces High community. It will be at the discretion of the Commanding Officer to make meritorious promotions with in the rank structure.

We hope that you will consider your role with the group and through your leadership make the 332nd Fighter Group the best that it can be.

332nd Fighter Group Rank Structure

Promotion in rank will mainly be based on member participation. As you will see in the tables below participation in AH events is path through which members will be award their next rank. Promotion qualifications are additive and members move up the rank structure. Members Rank and Awards will be displayed on the Group roster page.


 

Pilot Officer

As a new member of the 332nd FG, a period of two weeks is required for a member to be automatically promoted to 2Lt. There are no other special qualifications for the next rank.

2nd Lieutenant

As a 2Lt. members are encouraged to learn more about the 332nd FG both historically and in the current context. Talk to and possibly recruit new members to the group. As a requirement for promotion to the next rank. The member will need proof of the following; Participation in (5) SNAPSHOTS and (1) FSO. The member may automatically be promoted to 1Lt. after completion of eight months of membership without the event participation.

1st Lieutenant As a 1Lt. members are asked to look in on new members and help them in areas of training and with questions they may have concerning the game or other general questions. The member will need proof of the following; Participation in (5) SNAPSHOTS, (2) FSO, and (1) AH Scenario.
Captain As a Captain members are encouraged to prepare for a more active leadership role in the 332nd. i.e. Operations planning for group preparation in AHII special events. The member will need proof of the following; Participation in (7) SNAPSHOTS,(2)FSOs, and (1) AH Scenario .
Major

As a Major members are asked to prepare for a more active role in the day to day management of the 332nd FG. i.e. Have the knowledge and ability to fill any command need up to and include Fighter Group executive officer. The member will need proof of the following; Participation in (10) SNAPSHOTS,(3)FSOs, and (2) AH Scenario. As a Major members will need to have completed award choices as follows;

  • Armed Forces Reserve Award

  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Award

  • Aerial Achievement Award

  • Air Medal

Lieutenant Colonel As a Lt. Col. strive to increase the efficiency and numbers of the group. Be prepared to take command at anytime of the 332nd FG. The member will need proof of the following; Participation in (12) SNAPSHOTS,(5)FSOs, and (2) AH Scenario. As a Lt. Col. members will need to have completed award choices as follows;
  • Distinguished Flying Cross 
Colonel As a Colonel work toward training members in all aspect of the game and tactics. Share your experience and knowledge. Be a mentor to the group in every aspect. Gain knowledge and understanding of all 332nd FG functions. Look forward to commanding the 332nd FG at some point within your membership.
 

332nd Fighter Group Awards Structure

The award structure is designed to allow members work toward personal achievement on their own.. We hope that members will find this structure fun and challenging. The 19 listed awards are the only awards that are achievable within the 332nd membership structure. Past experience has shown that anymore awards than these nineteen could cause a administrative overload on the webmaster. Have fun and enjoy.

 

Distinguished Flying Cross ribbon.svgSilver Star ribbon.svgAir Force Cross ribbon.svg
USA - AF Combat Action Ribbon.pngAir Medal ribbon.svgPurple Heart BAR.svgAirman's Medal ribbon.svg
Outstanding Unit ribbon.svgAir Force Achievement ribbon.svgAerial Achievement Medal ribbon.svgAir Force Commendation ribbon.svg
Air Force Recognition Ribbon.svgAir and Space Campaign ribbon.svgAIR RESERVE FORCES MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL Ribbion.JPGAir Force Good Conduct ribbon.svg
ResMedRib.svgAir Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon.svgArmed Forces Service Medal ribbon.svgAFEMRib.svg
 
 
ResMedRib.svg Armed Forces Reserve Award

This award will be achieved by successfully landing two or more victories in any Aces High II event. This does not include the main arena. (Log records should show victories).

Air Force Expeditionary Service Ribbon.svg Air Force Expeditionary Service

Achieve this award by destroying fifty or more Train cars, Convoy trucks, or barges in one tour. This amount is cumulative and can be a mixed compliment of targets. The required proof can be furnished through arena messages amounting to fifty or more of the required objects destroyed. If you send film or pictures, only provide the portion showing the objects destroyed messages.

Armed Forces Service Medal ribbon.svg Armed Forces Service Award Achieve this award by participating in any of the following Ace High II events to the follow amounts; (5) SNAPSHOTS (2) FSOs, (2) This day in WWIIs or (1) Scenario. AH events log records can be used as proof.
AFEMRib.svg Armed Forces Expeditionary Award Capture (5) bases to achieve this award within a single tour. Log record should confirm captures.
Air Force Recognition Ribbon.svg Air Force Recognition Award Achieve this award by accumulating 2.5 million or more attack or bomber damage points in a single tour. Log records should confirm completion.
Air and Space Campaign ribbon.svg Air and Space Campaign Medal

Achieve this award by destroying a target (object) from over 20 thousand feet in a level bomber. The (AGL) altimeter reading must be visible in screenshot as the target is shown destroyed in the text window. (Video showing action required for verification.)

AIR RESERVE FORCES MERITORIOUS SERVICE MEDAL Ribbion.JPG Air Force Reserve Meritorious Award

Achieve this award by participating in all Aces High II sponsored scenarios for one year. AH events logs should show member participation.

Air Force Good Conduct ribbon.svg Air Force Good Conduct  Award

For membership with the 332nd Fighter Group for one calendar year. Automatically awarded on anniversary date.

Outstanding Unit ribbon.svg Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

Achieve this award by using bomber formations to destroy all enemy hangers on a medium or large airfield. At least one or more sorties from the bomber formation must destroy 25 or more ground objects in the adjacent town as well. (The airfield status board should show all hangers destroys as proof of task completion. Town sortie(s) must render film or pictures showing 25 or more objects destroyed.)

Air Force Achievement ribbon.svg Air Force Achievement Award

Achieve this award by cumulatively destroying (4) or more aerial targets or 20 or more ground targets within all frames of an Aces High event. Log records can confirm completion.

Aerial Achievement Medal ribbon.svg Aerial Achievement Award

Achieve this award by destroying (20) or more bombers of any one type or (10) fleet destroyers in a single tour. Any combination of log records or screen shots can be used as proof.

Air Force Commendation ribbon.svg Air Force Commendation Award Achieve this award by developing a 2.5/1 Kills per Death + 1 ratio with a combined Kill Points score of 15000.00 or more. A screenshot of the pilots record will be adequate proof. This award will apply to Fighter and Attack scores.
USA - AF Combat Action Ribbon.png Air Force Combat Action Award For participation in all group FSO events for one year. Log records can be used a proof.
Air Medal ribbon.svg Air Medal In any Aces High event or the Main arenas land (5) or more confirmed victories for ace status. Screen shot as proof will be necessary.
Purple Heart BAR.svg Purple Heart Achieve this award by successfully landing two victories with a pilot wound. Screen shots must show blood on windscreen.
Airman's Medal ribbon.svg Airman's Medal Achieve this award by sinking (2) CVs or (5) CAs in a single tour. Screen shot as proof will be necessary. Ship destroyed message must be shown.
Distinguished Flying Cross ribbon.svg Distinguished Flying Cross In any Aces High event or the Main arenas land (10) or more confirmed victories for ace status. Screen shot as proof will be necessary.
Silver Star ribbon.svg Silver Star Command the 332nd FG in (3) complete FSO events
Air Force Cross ribbon.svg Air Force Cross This award will be received after assuming command of the 332nd Fighter Group.