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Lieutenant Sam Archer


Samuel John Archer
Lieutenant

USS Enterprise-D -- (Galaxy-class)
Public Affairs Office



SPECIES: -- Human
GENDER: -- Male

BIRTHDATE: -- March 20, 2328

HOME PLANET: -- Earth
PLACE OF BIRTH: -- Brillion, Wisconsin, United States of America

MARITAL STATUS: -- Single

NATIVE LANGUAGE: -- Federation Standard
LEARNED LANGUAGES: -- Vulcan

RELIGIOUS FAITH: -- Christian / Lutheran



PERSONALITY TRAITS:
  • Confident -- (He is sure of himself in his abilities and actions.)
  • Conservative -- (He is resistant to change and adheres to doctrine.)
  • Faithful (religious) -- (He draws great comfort and support from his faith.)
  • Friendly -- (He is courteous, understanding, and a valued friend.)
  • Lucky -- (He is exceptionally favored by good fortune.)
  • Patient -- (He is capable of waiting out situations.)
  • Starfleet Code of Honor -- (He must uphold the ideals and policies of Starfleet.)
  • Will to Survive -- (He is a hardy and enduring individual.)



PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:

2346-2350 --- Starfleet Academy -- (San Francisco, CA, USA, Earth)
2350-2350 --- Starfleet Information School -- (San Francisco, CA, USA, Earth)



STARFLEET ACADEMY:

GRADUATED: -- May, 2350
STATUS: -- Passed

PROMOTED TO: -- Ensign

DEGREE: -- Bachelor of Science
MAJOR: -- History

MAJOR FOCUS:
-- History: Federation (general)
-- History: Federation: 22nd Century
-- History: Earth: American
-- History: Earth: Human Spaceflight

RECOGNITION:
-- none of note

ELECTIVES:
-- Drawing
-- Photography
-- Holographic Programming
-- Shuttle Piloting

EXTRA-CURRICULAR:
-- Parrises Squares Club
-- Writing Club
-- Masqueraders (acting/theatre)
-- Holography Club

VARSITY SPORTS:
-- Baseball (rightfield)
-- Parrises Squares
-- Cycling



STARFLEET SERVICE RECORD:

2350-2353 --- USS Eagle -- (Miranda-class) -- NCC-2956
------------------ Ensign -- Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2353-2358 --- Starfleet Academy
------------------ Ensign - Lieutenant (JG) -- Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2358-2361 --- USS Princeton -- (Ambassador-class) -- NCC-59804
------------------ Lieutenant (JG) -- Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2361-2362 --- USS Bellerophon -- (Nebula-class) -- NCC-62048
------------------ Lieutenant (JG) - Lieutenant -- Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2362-Pres ---- USS Enterprise -- (Galaxy-class) -- NCC-1701-D
------------------ Lieutenant -- Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red



DECORATIONS:

  • Commander's Commendation (2351) – (USS Eagle)
  • Starfleet Cross (2356) – (Starfleet Academy)
  • Starfleet Commendation (2357) – (Starfleet Academy)
  • Commander's Commendation (2358) – (Starfleet Academy)
  • Starfleet Commendation (2359) – (USS Princeton)
  • Starfleet Commendation (2360) – (USS Princeton)
  • Starfleet Commendation (2361) – (USS Princeton)



PERSONAL TIMELINE:

2328 -- Born in Brillion, Wisconsin, USA, on Earth.
2346 -- Grandfather dies. Sam is given a Type-5 shuttle as inheritance. (age 18)
2346 -- Receives an appointment to attend Starfleet Academy. (Spring; age 18)
2346 -- Enters Starfleet Academy. (Fall; age 18)
2350 -- Starfleet introduces TNG uniforms.
2350 -- Graduates from Starfleet Academy. -- Promoted to the rank of Ensign. (Spring; age 22)
2350 -- Takes the Public Affairs course at Starfleet Information School.
2350 -- Assigned to the USS Eagle (Miranda-class) as a Public Affairs Officer.
2351 -- Awarded Commander's Commendation (USS Eagle).
2352 -- Meets Federation colonist, Hannah Kearny, while serving aboard the USS Eagle.
2352 -- Begins dating Hannah Kearny (long-distance relationship).
2353 -- First novel, "The Girl in the Shadows" is published. (good seller)
2353 -- Assigned to Starfleet Academy as a Public Affairs Officer.
2356 -- Hannah Kearny dies in an accident, ending Sam's romantic relationship.
2356 -- Travels to New Chicago Colony to visit Hannah's family following her death.
2356 -- Helps to defend against unexpected Cardassian attack on New Chicago Colony.
2356 -- Awarded Starfleet Cross for selfless combat actions at New Chicago Colony.
2357 -- Begins programming holographic character, Nevaeh.
2357 -- Awarded Starfleet Commendation (Starfleet Academy).
2357 -- Second novel, "Terra Nova" (book 1) is published. (best seller)
2357 -- Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant (Junior Grade).
2358 -- Third novel, "Terra Nova" (book 2) is published. (best seller)
2358 -- Awarded Commander's Commendation (Starfleet Academy).
2358 -- Assigned to USS Princeton (Ambassador-class) as a Public Affairs Officer.
2359 -- Holographic character, Nevaeh, is completed and activated.
2359 -- Aboard the USS Princeton when it when it unexpectedly travels to the Delta Quadrant.
2359 -- Awarded Starfleet Commendation (USS Princeton).
2360 -- Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
2360 -- Fourth novel, "Terra Nova" (book 3) is published. (best seller)
2360 -- Awarded Starfleet Commendation (USS Princeton).
2361 -- Awarded Starfleet Commendation (USS Princeton).
2361 -- Assigned to USS Bellerophon (Nebula-class) as a Public Affairs Officer.
2362 -- Assigned to USS Enterprise-D (Galaxy-class) as a Public Affairs Officer.



FAMILY RECORD:

SPOUSE: -- none

CHILDREN: -- none

PETS: -- none

FATHER: -- Thomas Archer -- (writer, Earth)

MOTHER: -- Olivia Archer -- (homemaker, Earth)

BROTHER:
-- Joel Archer -- (Starfleet Marine, on assignment) -- (younger)

SISTERS:
-- Lilian Archer -- (writer / historian, Earth) -- (younger)
-- Elizabeth Martin -- (married / homemaker, Earth) -- (younger)



SKILLS & ABILITIES:

EXPERT LEVEL:
  • Writing -- Creative Writing

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL:
  • Computer Operation -- Federation
  • History -- Earth: American
  • History -- Federation (general)
  • History -- Federation: 22nd Century
  • Investigation -- Research
  • Language -- Federation Standard
  • Leadership
  • Marksmanship -- Phaser
  • Religion -- Lutheran

QUALIFIED (skills of note):
  • Acting -- Contemporary
  • Art -- Drawing
  • Art -- Photography
  • History -- Earth (general)
  • History -- Earth: Human Spaceflight
  • History -- Earth: Biblical History
  • History -- Starfleet
  • Holographic Systems Operation
  • Holographic Systems Technology
  • Medicine -- First Aid
  • Personal Combat -- Self Defense
  • Phaser Technology -- Starfleet Phasers
  • Physical Science -- Basic Chemistry
  • Physical Science -- Mathematics
  • Physical Science -- General Physics
  • Planet Survival -- Small Town
  • Replicator Systems Operation
  • Security Procedures -- Starfleet
  • Shuttlecraft Pilot
  • Small Equipment Systems Operation
  • Small Equipment Systems Technology
  • Social Science -- Communication
  • Social Science -- Culture: Federation
  • Social Science -- Law: Federation
  • Social Science -- Journalism
  • Social Science -- Public Affairs
  • Social Science -- Starfleet Traditions
  • Space Science -- Astrogation
  • Sports -- Parrises Squares
  • Starship Combat Strategy / Tactics
  • Writing -- Practical Writing



BOOKS PUBLISHED:

The Girl in the Shadows” – (2353) – (good seller)
-----------------The story of a young woman on a Federation colony world.

Terra Nova” (book 1) – (2357) – (best seller)
-----------------The epic story of a colony, and its struggles to survive far from Earth.

Terra Nova” (book 2) – (2358) – (best seller)
-----------------The epic story of a colony, and its struggles to survive far from Earth.

Terra Nova” (book 3) – (2360) – (best seller)
-----------------The epic story of a colony, and its struggles to survive far from Earth.