As a Dark Angel Space Marine gathers experience and proves his mettle in battle, he is gradually promoted up the ranks. At the same time, his dedication and single-minded application of all his power for the grater good of the chapter may be recognised by the members of the inner circle, and thus gradually be inducted in to the inner circle.
Great leaders of the Unforgiven chapters live for many centuries, using their vast experience and knowledge in the advancement of the chapter and the Imperium. These include command staff such as Grandmaster and Masters, Librarians and Chaplains. In addition there are those who also receive accolade from within the ranks such as veteran sergeants, champions, apothecaries and techmarines. Within these chambers will be listed a short history and details of some such heroes.