Character: Jim Clark
Rank: Captain Sr. Grade
Affiliation: Earth Unified Fleet (Stranger)
Assignment: Star Digger, Deep Space Mining Frigate, Support Squadron.
1st Appearance: Scouts Out
Description: Human male, Red curly hair with a full red beard. tall and powerfully built but not overly muscular, just wiry. Wears cowboy boots with his duty uniform.
Hobbies: Growing Tobacco and smoking cigars.
Background: Ten Years older than Leo Grant, Drilled for oil in Texas, Mined for gold in Alaska. Had a German Shepard named Hero.
Writing Background: Based on my maternal Uncles, one of which was named Jim, but really just a homage to all of them. Strong, steadfast men, I love all of them. None of them from Texas and none of them were ever miners or prospectors.