He is quick to make assumptions and will talk quietly as he builds into a crescendo in order to make his point come across. He reads military reports and strategy books, and loves old military movies. If you shook his hand, he would jerk two quick motion on yours. His one relief from his daily activity, that he tries to keep from others, is putting golf in his private quarters just before bedtime. You will always see him in uniform. Squarely built with short cropped hair, with a height of 6'2" tall, he will look you over with piercing dark eyes.
A year and a half ago he was assigned to Mars. Being in his late forties, this was a welcome adventure from the continuing stressful post in the middle east. He is not married just because of his job and cannot fathom why women would want to be up here in the God forsaken land.