Lieutenant JG Paul Williams

Name Paul Zachary Williams

Position Viper Pilot

Rank Lieutenant JG

Character Information

Gender Male
Colony of Origin Virgon
Age 26
Call Sign Archer

Physical Appearance

Height 197 cm
Weight 100 kg
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Physical Description Toned and athletic Williams was fit and active before joining the military. His years in service to the fleet have helped to keep him at that level.


Spouse None
Children None
Father Major Zachary Williams, Deceased
Mother Doctor Paulette Williams, Deceased
Brother(s) Zachary Williams II
Sister(s) Captain Rebecca Williams, Deceased

Personality & Traits

General Overview Young, energetic and outgoing Paul is normally relaxed and easy to get along with. He respects the chain of command, although sometime he has issues with senior officers who don't respect those under their command.
Strengths & Weaknesses Excellent pilot, keen tactician, and skilled in several forms of martial arts.

Weak in the sciences and medicine. Technical skills focus on those of fighters and weapons.
Ambitions Command an Air Group. Possible a ship.
Hobbies & Interests Reading, working out, Pyramid, coffee, parties.

Personal History Heritage
Paul's father, Zachary, was the son of a Colonial Officer, a Viper Pilot during the First Cylon War he was wounded in action and lost his leg. Unfit for flight service he considered retiring, but a family friend managed to pull strings and had him assigned as the Military Liaison to the Royal Family on Virgon. Who despite being mostly ceremonial control a great deal of wealth and by extension political weight.

During his time here he meet a young woman, daughter of the Chief of Staff of the Monarch the two maintained a low key relationship for several years. During the Cylon Holocaust, he ensured she made it onto a transport and escaped. He died in the attack and never knew that she would find out she was pregnant a few weeks later.

Zach was born on freighter and raised in the fleet, joining the Colonial Fleet as a Viper Pilot he feel in love and married a civilian doctor Paulette, also of Virgon, the two had three children. A girl Recbecca, a boy Paul and another boy. Major Zachary Williams was killed in action weeks before his third son was born. The third son was named Zachary after his deceased father. Without her husband Paulette relocated her three young children to the Tethys settlement. Here she raised her children and worked at the local hospital.

As a child Paul was close with his siblings, his older sister was always a born leader and took charge of their group. Rebecca went on to join the Fleet, serving as a pilot aboard the Phoenix she was killed in combat when Paul was 16. Zachary Junior seemed to more interested in the sciences then Paul ever was, who was set on joining the Fleet. Paul worked hard in school and earned the grades he needed to apply to the fleet.

His marks in the sciences were weak, but the managed to get in. However during his second week, an accident in the hospital resulted in the death of his mother and he chose to defer enrolment for a year.

Paul excelled in Basic Flight, his instructors commended him for his skills but also noted that he seemed to have an innate feel for the craft. He graduated in the top third of his class and was transferred to the Station above the planet to complete Viper Training.

His training lasted several months and when it was finished he was assigned to resident Air Group as a Viper Pilot. He served here for three years before being transferred to the Helios during the lead up to the mission to return to the Colonies.
Service Record - Ensign - Basic Flight Training, Tethys
- Ensign - Viper Training, Tethys Station
- Lieutenant Junior Grade - Viper Pilot, Tethys Station Air Group
- Lieutenant Junior Grade - Viper Pilot, "Wildcats" Strike Fighter Squadron - Battlestar Helios