• 1 Personal Logs

Last Post

Sun Jun 16th, 2019 @ 4:14pm

Lieutenant JG Ashley Tankson

Name Ashley Frederick Tankson

Position Chief Security/Tactical Officer

Rank Lieutenant JG

Character Information

Gender Male
Species Human
Age 30
Date of birth June 6, 2362

Physical Appearance

Height 6' 0"
Weight 190
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Physical Description Ashley has a muscular build, sharp blue eyes and a large anchor tattooed on his left shoulder and an eagle on his right shoulder


Spouse None
Children None
Father Michael Tankson
Mother Anna Tankson
Brother(s) None
Sister(s) None
Other Family Grandmother Betty Tankson

Personality & Traits

General Overview Tank is a no-nonsense individual, he was an enlisted Marine before becoming a Starfleet Officer. He is results driven, and demands excellence from himself as well as his subordinates.
Strengths & Weaknesses Tank is in excellent physical condition, he tends to work out a lot to deal with stress. His no nonsense and results driven attitude can sometimes cause him to be perceived as aloof or demanding. He tends not to be chatty preferring to listen and speak only after thinking his reply through.

Tank also suffers from mild PTSD due to a particularly nasty combat experience while in the Marines. During a gunfight some Rebels
Ambitions Tank's goal is to get as far in his Starfleet career as possible, he does enjoy traveling to other planets. His ultimate goal would be to find an unknown planet and start a colony.
Hobbies & Interests Tank's hobbies include reading and working out, he tends to listen to archived audiobooks from earth's history, his personal favorite is the Count of Monte Cristo. He also does fencing from time to time on the holodeck.

Personal History Ashley grew up on Earth near Starfleet Academy. He was bullied alot because of his name; many of the children said he had a girl's name and would harass him frequently. One day on the way from school he was jumped by a couple of the bullies, a Starfleet Officer, in uniform, stepped in to intervene. Ever since it was Ashley's goal to join Starfleet.

After graduation, Ashley enlisted in the Marines, because his grades were not good enough to join the Officer candidate's school at Starfleet. While in the Marines he learned to channel his anger and frustration into bodybuilding; because of his size he earned the nickname tank.

When his time in service was completed Tank's Commanding Officer wrote a recommendation letter to Starfleet along with Tank's application. He was accepted and graduated a few years later.

Upon graduation he served as an Ensign aboard the USS Kirk, before being transferred to the Churchill as the Chief of Security
Service Record Starfleet Academy - Cadet
USS Kirk - Ensign
USS Churchill - Lieutenant