272. Volksgrenadier Division
1. Join the Unit: You are a Volksturm or Recruit.
2. When your basic outfit is complete you will be a VolksGrenadier or Private
3. Ober Grenadier/ Private First Class
1 year in the unit and have participated in 5 battles.
4. Gefreiter Grenadier/ Lance Corporal
2 years in the unit and have participated in 10 battles
5. OberGefreiter/ Senior Lance Corporal
3 years with the unit and have participated in 15 battles.
6. Unteroffizer/ Corporal
5 years with the unit and have participated in over 30 battles.
7. Feldwebel/ 2nd Sergeant
8 years with the unit and have participated in over 50 battles.
8. Oberfeldwebel, 1st Sergeant
10 years with the unit and have particpated in over 65 battles.
9. Stabsfeldwebel/ Sergenat Major
Over 10 years with the unit and participated in over 75 battles, plus have to be over 60 years old to get this rank.
10. Leutnant/ Lieutenant
This is a voted position by the group. Required to be at least a Unteroffizer to quality for this position.
If an award requires to be voted on, it has to be unanimous of all the members present at the battle.
Black Wound Badge: Receive an actual wound during a battle.
Silver Wound Badge: Receive an actual wound during a battle, (5 times.)
Gold Wound Badge: Receive an actual wound during a battle, (10 times.)
Infantry Assault Badge:
Take part in 5 different infantry assaults leading to a victory. You can only count one assault for only one battle.
Service Cross 2nd Class Ribbon
This award goes to a soldier for helping the unit. Example, buying or building something for the unit, this will be voted by other members of the unit.
Tank Destruction Badge:
Silver: Destroy or disable an enemy tank, halftrack, or 2 jeeps.
Gold: Destroy or disable 5 enemy tanks/ 5 halftracks, or 10 jeeps.
Iron Cross 2nd Class Ribbon:
This award goes to a soldier for bravery on a battlefield that leads to a victory. This will be voted on by other members of the unit.
Eastern Front Ribbon:
This award is given after attending and fighting in 10 Eastern Front Events.