Awards

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Nominated Awards

These are awards issued to members for service in the society above what is normally required and may be listed in a member's full name as an abbreviation. Saint George Society members may nominate each other for awards using the nomination system. Nominations are ratified by the Council. If no one nominates, no one recieves awards, so nominate your fellow captains!


The SGS in Naval Action

Our awards are divided into three categories: Awards for PVP, PVE and Out of Game achievements.

Awards of Valour - PVP

Awards for Valour are awarded to a captain, after having been nominated by a fellow officer, for actions against enemy players. Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • A victory over an enemy player of superior force or known for skillfulness.
  • Several general victories over enemy players over a short or longer period of time.
  • Acts that put the captain's own ship at great risk in order to save or support the ship of another captain against enemy players.
  • Several dogged, deliberate attempts to engage enemy players over time that, even if leading to a string of defeats, shows a fearlessness and strong desire to fight our enemies.
  • Being the leader of a larger victorious engagement against enemy players, or leading several engagements over time.


There are 4 PVP medals which are issued in the order shown:

MC Large.png Military Cross
DSC Large.png Distinguished Service Cross
DCO Large.png Distinguished Service Order
GC Large.png George Cross



Awards of Merit - PVE

Awards for Merit are awarded to a captain, after having been nominated by a fellow officer, for acts in the parts of the game not directly connected to PVP. Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Several displays of helpfulness in teaching game mechanics, giving away resources to other captains in need, organizing mission groups etc.
  • A much appreciated promtness in meeting the requests from other captains, for example a shipwright that often or always goes to great lengths to deliver a ship that was ordered, with the best possible result.
  • A show of undoubted skill in the captain's chosen field, other than PVP.


There are 4 PVE medals which are issued in the order shown:

CCB Large.png St. George Citation for Conspicuous Bravery
NGM Large.png Naval Gold Medal
KGM Large.png King's Gallantry Medal
GM Large.png George Medal



Awards of Commendation - Out of Game

Awards of Commendation are awarded to a captain, after having been nominated by a fellow officer, for acts outside of the game, most notably on the forums and the wikipedia. Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Voluntarily creating wikipedia pages with helpful or interesting information.
  • Voluntarily creating graphical elements for other captains or the Squadron as a whole.
  • Spearheading communications and fruitful arrangements with other clans.
  • Other acts outside the game that are appreciated and which strengthens the Squadron.


There are 4 Out of Game service awards which are issued in the order shown:

Award Admirals.gif Admiral's Commendation
Award Governors.gif Governor's Commendation
Award Parlimentary.gif Parliamentary Commendation
Award Kings.gif King's Commendation




Medals and Awards upon discharge

All honourable discharges retain their medals and awards when they retire.



The SGS in Pirates of the Burning Sea

The type of awards (e.g. Awards of Merit) listed below have been renamed to those in bold for historical accuracy, since the society uses the social ranks instead of military ranks. The name of the individual award remains the same.

Awards of Valour - PVP

Mentioned in dispatches - PVP MID.png

There are 4 PVP medals which are issued in the order shown.

Military Cross, Distinguished Service Cross, Distinguished Service Order and the George Cross

MC Large.pngDSC Large.pngDCO Large.pngGC Large.png

MC Small.pngDSC Small.pngDCO Small.pngGC Small.png


Awards of Merit - PVE

Colonel of Marines - PVE Colonel of marines.png

There are 4 PVE medals which are issued in the order shown.

St. George Citation for Conspicuous Bravery, Naval Gold Medal, King's Gallantry Medal and the George Medal

CCB Large.pngNGM Large.pngKGM Large.pngGM Large.png

CCB Small.pngNGM Small.pngKGM Small.pngGM Small.png


Awards of commendation - Out of Game

Freedom of the City - Out of Game FOC.png

There are 4 Out of game service Awards which are issued in the order shown.

Admiral's Commendation, Governor's Commendation, Parliamentary Commendation and the King's Commendation

Admiral's CommendationAward Governors.gifAward Parlimentary.gifKings commendation

Award Admiral SM.pngAward Governers SM.pngFile-Award Parliamentary SM.pngKings SM.png


Medals and Awards upon discharge

All honourable discharges retain their medals and awards when they retire.