Lieutenant Commander

RS Rank List Abbr.
CDT.jpg Cadet CDT
LJG.jpg Lieutenant Junior Grade LJG
2LT.jpg Second Lieutenant 2LT
1LT.jpg First Lieutenant 1LT
CPT.jpg Captain CPT
MAJ.jpg Major MAJ
LCM.jpg Lieutenant Commander LCM
CMDR.jpg Commander CMDR
LCL.jpg Lieutenant Colonel LCL
COL.jpg Colonel COL
BGN.jpg Brigadier General BGN
MGN.jpg Major General MGN
LGN.jpg Lieutenant General LGN
GEN.jpg General GEN
COM.jpg Commodore COM
RA.jpg Rear Admiral RA
VA.jpgVice Admiral VA
ADM.jpg Admiral ADM
FA.jpg Fleet Admiral FA
Test Rank Insignia Small.gif Bar Admiral (Obs) BA
Test Rank Insignia Small.gif Sector Admiral (Obs) SA
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Rank Details
Description Detail
Abbreviation: LCM
Insignia: LCM.jpg
Former Insignia: Lieutenant Commander Rank Insignia Small.gif
Level: Squadron Rank
Promotion by (min): Squadron CO
Min time at rank: 4 weeks

Lieutenant Commander is the sixth rank at the squadron level. It is granted to persons who have proven activity and contributions to the Rebel Squadrons at the squadron level for a minimum of four weeks as a Major.[[1]]

Command Possibilities

Wing SO/XO in the Academy, Platform Coordinator, eligible for High Command position as an Alderman (usually because of excellent service).

Notable persons holding this rank

Luke Skywalker
Hermus Dogan - A pilot ace, Dogan earned the New Republic Medal of Honor as a Lieutenant Commander.