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Owen Murtaugh
« on: November 04, 2016, 01:09:43 PM »
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Played By:SymonDrayson
Character Type:Secondary Character

Full Name: Owen Shea Murtaugh

First Position: Assistant Chief Tactical/Security Officer

Second Position:

Rank: Lieutenant

Assigned Quarters: Deck 4
Duty Shift: Beta


Gender: Male
Species: Human
Age: 33

Height: 5'10"
Hair Color: Red
Eye Color: Silvery Blue

Physical Description:

Owen is of average height with a slightly athletic build. He has smooth, fair skin, and has a perpetual five o'clock shadow. His hair is red and his cool, light blue almost silver eyes seem to look through whomever his gaze settles upon. His slim, aquiline nose has been broken at some point in time and his neutral expression seldom hints at his true thoughts or feelings.


Father: Eamon Murtaugh
Mother: Stace Murtaugh

Other Family:

[Personality & Traits]

Personality Overview:

Owen is haunted by his experiences in the Dominion War and seldom sleeps for more than a few hours a night due to recurring bad dreams. He can be a little old fashioned with regards to some of his work practices and resists changes to his routine. As a side effect of his war experiences, he tends to be overly protective in regards to those under his command or who he lets close. He is generally level headed, but at times he is prone to flashes of anger or irritation, another side effect of his experience in the war.

Strengths and Weaknesses:

+ Battle Tested
+ Loyal
+ Protective

- Suffers from a mild form of PTSD
- Can be distracted at times
- Overly tired at times

Ambitions / Personal Goals:

He had planned to be a career officer prior to the Dominion War, but now, he doesn't know. He is a dedicated officer and will fulfill his duties for as long as he wears the uniform. However long that will be.


Various holo-novels, running, boxing, darts, ladies.


Personal History:

Owen was born in Dublin, Ireland in the year 2355.

Owen entered the Academy in 2272 at age 17. With the outbreak of hostilities between the Federation and the Dominion in 2273 he was placed on emergency active duty along with many of the other cadets.

He was assigned to the U.S.S. Venture during which time he earned a battlefield commission gaining the rank of Ensign and eventually earning promotion to the rank of Lieutenant Junior Grade.

At the end of the war, he stayed aboard the Venture for a brief time before being reassigned to Starfleet Operations in 2384 where he served as a staff officer. In 2386 he took and passed the Bridge Officer test.

In 2388 Owen asked for and received a transfer to the U.S.S. Hawk where he divided his time between the Tactical and Operations departments, manning the bridge stations as needed. He also acted as the Gamma shift duty officer from time to time. After being promoted to Lieutenant he was moved to the Assistant Tactical/Security Officer role.

In 2388, after 'The Event', and with the Hawk dry docked at Starbase Unity for repairs, Owen was detailed to the U.S.S. Valhalla as it's Assistant Tactical / Security Officer by request of the Hawks previous acting Captain and the Valhalla's current Captain, Scot Harvath.

Starfleet History:

2272 - 2273: Starfleet Academy

2273: Emergency call-up.

2273 - 2375: Operations Officer & Tactical Officer, U.S.S. Venture (NCC-71854). Ensign/LT. JG

2375 - 2384: Tactical Officer, USS Dauntless (NCC-71879)

2384 - 2388: Starfleet Operations. Staff Officer.

August, 2388: U.S.S. Hawk, NCC-80558: Operations/Security/Tactical Officer, Assistant Chief Strategic Operations Officer.

November, 2388 - Current: U.S.S. Valhalla, NCC-18000: Assistant Chief Tactical / Security Officer

Dominion War Record:

Mission to Toros III
Battle of Tyra
Operation Return
First Battle of Chin'toka
Second Battle of Chin'toka
Battle of Cardassia

Medical History:

« Last Edit: November 16, 2017, 02:48:07 PM by SymonDrayson »

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