Lieutenant Commander (IN)
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The smallest Spaceships of the Imperial Navy are under the charge of a Lieutenant Commander, if not commanded by a more senior officer. Naval Lieutenant Commanders may also hold staff appointments, or command Squadrons of small craft aboard larger vessels.
- The Imperial Army Ground Force Command equivalent is Major.
- The Imperial Marines equivalent is Force Commander.
History & Background (Dossier)
The rank of Commander has a long history from its first inception in the wet-navies of pre-spaceflight planetary naval services. It is shortened from the old term Master and Commander.
This rank's name indicates that the holder deputised for that commander or was their second-in-command.
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