Ensign EJ O'Donnaghue
Name Ethan James O'Donnaghue
Position Chief Helmsman
|Hair Color||Mousey Brown|
|Eye Color||Sea Blue|
|Physical Description||Ethan stands at around five feet and six inches, his hair is a mousey brown and his eyes a deep piercing blue.He has quite the angelic face to look at, but he keeps his beard trimmed to a goatee and always looks presentable. He looks a lot like his father, even down to the boyish charm. Ethan likes to keep his hair up with Gel and always tends to do this before he starts his shift. Ethan knows how to look after him self, his arms are full of scars from hand to hand to training at the academy. Ethan’s eyes are normally the first thing you notice about him, rather a lot like a huskies in comparison.
Ethan off duty tends wear t shirts and jeans and boots. Hes always been fond of darker colors, blacks and reds are his favourite clolors. Ethan also tends to cover up his arms in fear that he’ll get questions about his scars, Ethan has always kept his style relatively the same throughout the years but has altered it slightly.
|Personality Overview||Ethan has always been a very intelligent young man, he has a heart of gold and will put his heart on the line for his crew mates if they so wished it.His loyalty knows no bounds, as slong as you have his loyalty you’ll always have his trust. Alsong as you keep up you end of the begin you will always have his loyalty.Ethan trades in loyalty says that it’s the only currency you should have. The young helmsman has always been the odd one in his friendship group, was always a misfit but he never let that hold him back.
Ethan has always been quiet around people he dosent trust or people he dosent get on with, purely because his mother taught him if you don’t have anything nice to say don’t say it at all. Ethan has always had a warm heart and cold palms, he has so much love to give the world and would give anything for anybody. Ethan Doesn’t particularly like Romulans or Klingons for that matter, after the wars that were caused because of those species, ethan is not quick to trust them or let any of them near his loved ones.
Ethan has always been an avid reader, he loves reading science fiction.But his first love will always be maps and navigation records.Ethan dosent really have time for people who ask the stupidest questions he has no tolerance for people like it, hes very quick to anger sometimes expecially if you upset his loved ones or his crew for that matter he’ll fight you to the death if you even think about hurting those hes close to.
|Strengths & Weaknesses||Strengths:
Hand to hand combat
Map reading and navigation
Quick to anger (sometimes)
Not very tolerant of certain species
Getting into arguments
|Ambitions||To one day Captain his own starship
Have a loving family
|Hobbies and Interests||Reading Sci-Fi Books
Muay Thai (Thai Boxing)
|Parents||Padraig Montgomery O'Donaghue
Theresa Lillian O'Donaghue
|Siblings||Craig Alexander O'Donaghue (USS Andromeda)
Padraig Montgomery O'Donaghue II (Starfleet Acadamy)
|Pre-Starfleet History||Ethan was brought up in county wexford, Northern Ireland. His father was a Starfleet officer and his mother was a florist. Being brought up in Northern Ireland there was a religious struggle as there always had been, Ethan’s family were stark Catholics, so ethan was raised as such. Ethans father Padraig was a medical officer on board an NX class ship, During the Romulan war Padraig spent many years away from his family. When the war was finally over Padraig returned home a different man than he left.
Even from a young age Ethan was obsessed with compasses anything he could get his hands on, his father taught him how to read maps and use a compass. Ethan would study maps and read the Ordnances, if there was one thing the boy knew it was how to not get lost, Soon though his father became the owner of his mother’s florist shop, together they ran the tiny little shop in the center of wexford.
|Starfleet Service History||Ethan wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps, wanting to join Starfleet after he finished his schooling, however unlike his father he wanted to be at the helm of a starship in charge of its navigation and its engines. His brother Craig graduated when Ethan finished school, craig majored in security but instead of going down the officer route craig decided on enlisted. Craigs first assignment was the USS Andromeda, a ship that his father was once the chief medical officer on.
Ethan left school and joined college deciding to study A levels in English, Drama, Philosophy and Media studies. After 3 years in college he graduated with high marks, and decided to join Starfleet academy. The next for years ethan started training to not only be a helm officer, but decided on officer training aswell.
Ethan has now graduated from Starfleet academy with the rank of ensign, hes been assigned to the USS Venture, as there chief helm officer his first assignment after graduation, Hes both exited and scared at the same time what will happen only the gods know, but he is prepared for anything hes been preparing for years right?