|RANK:||Starfleet -- Commander|
|ASSIGNMENT:||Chief Engineering Officer|
|:||Deep Space Four Command Staff|
|HOME:||Toronto, Canada, Earth|
Frank's parents, David and Tracy O'Connor, are both deceased, victims of the attack on Earth.
Frank married his late wife, Samantha O'Connor on March 2, 2368. Samantha gave birth to a daughter, Kristin O'Connor, on September 23, 2371.
Samantha O'Connor was unfortunately killed in a runabout accident in 2379.
Frank just recently married 2nd Lieutenant Tara McFarland, the USS Alceste's Chief Medical Officer.
|EDUCATION:||Frank attended the academy in 2359, choosing engineering as his field of expertise. He graduated in 2363, 34th of his class.|
Upon graduation, Frank was assigned to Utopia Planitia, where he assisted in starship construction. In 2365, he was assigned to the Excelsior class USS Daniel Boone as a damage control officer and promoted to Lieutenant j.g. Four months after his assignment, he was commended for his quick thinking when a forcefield over a hull breach shut off unexpectantly. His actions saved the entire team he was on.
In 2366, he met Samantha when she was assigned to the Daniel Boone as an operations officer. That same year, he was promoted to Lieutenant and assigned as an engineering shift supervisor.
Frank was transfered to the Nebula class USS Spirit in 2369, along with his wife Samantha. He was also promoted to Lieutenant Commander and assigned as the ship's Cheif Engineering Officer.
Saw numerous combat situations durring the Dominion War. Major battles included Operation Return (the mission to capture DS9 from the Dominion), the capture of the Chin'toka system, and the final thrust for Cardassia Prime in 2375, where he took command of the ship when her CO and XO were killed.
In 2376, Frank was promoted to Commander and assigned as Executive Officer of the Akira class USS Patrick Henry.
In 2378, he participated in peace talks between the Federation and the Ausarian Worlds Alliance, which defined the borders of both organizations and allowed the continued placement of the Federation's Starbase 612 within AWA space.
In 2379, was assigned to Starbase 612 as Executive Officer. Four months after his assingnment, his wife Samantha was killed when the runabout she was in crash landed on the planet Tyro III.
In 2381, particpated in the hand over of Starbase 612 to the Ausarian Worlds Alliance in order to help protect its inhabitants from the Romulan invasion. Frank was assigned to the Galaxy class USS Halifax as her executive officer once AWA officers had completely taken over full operations of the starbase.
In 2383, the USS Halifax and the remainder of her task group, a force that was 20 ships large when formed, now down to a small group of 4 ships, joined forces with a Klingon task group and met up with the USS Alceste. Frank was transfered over to the USS Alceste soon after the sucessful capture of the Romulan base on Draylon II.
Within 2 months of becomming the USS Alceste's Executive Officer, he married 2nd Lieutenant Tara McFarland.
Character Created - October 5, 2006