native of luna, Earth's moon. John Summers started piloting shuttles
when he was only 4. His father was an elisted man in starfleet,
and encouraged his son to pay attention to studies. John was very
interested in alien cultures, the Klingons inpaticular.
John attended Starfleet Academy, and was a stand out student. As
a senior he met a you freshman cadet by the name of Tabitha Stewart.
They began a romantic relationship, but were forced to part when
John was assigned to the Enterprise.
Ensign Summers served as helm officer for 2 years on the Enterprise.
He was transferred after the Enterprise was severley damaged in
a plasma storm. He was promoted to Leutinite Junior Grade. His new
assignment was to be Admiral Rupert Giles personal pilot. Flying
executive shuttles within the Sol system. Occastionally they would
make a trip to Andor or Vulcan. Giles sall that summers was worthy
of more, he promoted him to Full leutinete and given an assignment
as tactical officer onboard the Hood. His new captain found him
as a valuble officer and made him a Lt. Cmdr.
During a warp test, one of the nacelles exploded, the shock riped
the bridge module apart. The bridge was exposed to space. Most of
the bridge crew including captain and first officer were sucked
into space before the emergency force field activated. Summers quickly
took command, and succesfully weathered the crisis. For his bravery
and quick thinking he was given the rank of Commander, he would
serve as first officer on the Hood for four years until he was offered
a command of the USS Jamestown.
The Jamestown was put on an exploration mission. It made first contact
with 5 new species, one of which joined the federation. The Jamestown
was hosting a delegation on Janus when it recieved a distress call
from the USS Gemstar, Commanded by Captain Tabitha Stewart. The
Jamestown arrived in the Mordecai system too late. The Gemstar was
destroyed and Stewart was assumed dead with it.
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