[LMB] Ranks colours and insignia

Dan Tilque dtilque at nwlink.com
Thu Jan 5 23:34:55 GMT 2006

Bo Johansson wrote:

> P.P.S. When Aral and Cordelia talk about their first promotions
>    to Captain, perhaps they are talking not about ground
> Captain    or navy Captain but Ship Captain, i.e. commander of
> a ship.    (The birthday message, "Memory" chapter 12)

Cordelia definitely was. She was talking about missing a
captaincy at age 30. Yet when we first meet her in SoH, she's 34
but only a Commander. She gets promoted to Captain later on in
the book when she's 35.

Dan Tilque

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