Captain Andrew Ericsen

Name Andrew Kjetiel Ericsen

Position Raptor Wing Leader

Rank Captain


Character Information

Gender Male
Colony of Origin Libris
Age 39
Call Sign Beowulf

Physical Appearance

Height 6' 1"
Weight 225 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Physical Description Andrew has an athletic, muscular build. He wears a van dyke style beard.

Family

Spouse none
Children none
Father Earl Ericsen
Mother Adrian (Sigmar) Ericsen
Brother(s) None

Personality & Traits

General Overview Andrew is intelligent, reflective (considers options before acting), is a bit of a "nerd", and shy around women. Andrew enjoys ancient history and mythology and is not overly concerned about fashion.
Strengths & Weaknesses Andrew is a keen tactician, cool in tense situations, and diplomatic (tries to work out situations that benefit all). Andrew is a good shot with all firearms and also knows how to fence (sword fight).

A weakness is that at times Andrew can be impulsive, uncertain, and flustered by attractive women.
Ambitions Andrew wants to be a CAG, XO, and eventually command his own ship.
Hobbies & Interests He enjoys reading ancient history and mythology and playing pyramid.

Personal History Andrew was born aboard the Colonial Frigate Argos about a year before the discovery of Tethys, one of many moons in orbit around a massive ringed gas giant in the Eros star system. He was raised on Tethys and when he reached 18 she joined the Colonial Academy and became a colonial marine lieutenant. After serving as an infantry platoon leader, Andrew became the Executive Officer of a Marine Infantry Company. Andrew had some disagreements with his comanding officer and received poor evaluations. Andrew decided to transfer to flight school. He showed a natural ability piloting Raptors. After completing flight school, Andrew became a Raptor pilot.

Service Record Marine Infantry Platoon Leader
Marine Infantry Company Executive Officer
Flight School
Raptor Pilot
Raptor Wing Leader