Re: Maquis Rank Pips
To show that they were provisional NCO's of the Voyager crew and not actual Starfleet officers. I don't remember, but were all the Maquis given a different rank insignia or just the senior officers?
KIRK: "My God Bones, what have I done?"
MCCOY: "What you had to do. What you always do. Turn death into a fighting chance to live."