|“||I was once asked what my "First Contact" was like? – My First Contact was with time.– Seeing new life and new civilization for the first time in the future.– I wanted to know what else was out there.||„|
|— Simon Smith|
2412 ("Mirror Conflict")
On 10 August 2025, Simon volunteered for the first Earth to Mars mission. With only 2 months left, the spacecraft encountered a Ionic Storm that damage the craft and sent it off course; adrift. In order to survive; Simon put himself into cryo-sleep.
376 years have past, the years is 2401. The Federation Starship USS Columbia found his craft adrift in the Gamma Orionis sector. It took him 3 years to readjust to the time and alien species, but he was able reintegrate with life.
During the first two years, he endured hardships; First with the information he was learning, and second, ridicule by other students for being from ancient times. He was often called Primitive or Caveman.
Ensign Smith was assigned to the USS Gotengo-F under Captain Ronald Cameron as Senior Engineer. The Gotengo was in the 5th Fleet to defend the Vega IX colony from Borg incursion. After successfully fighting the Borg off the Gotengo. Captain Cameron ordered Mercury to take a small away team to the USS Khitomer to assist in fighting off the Borg and getting the engine online.
After complete his mission; Mercury was called to return to the Gotengo. Captain Cameron and the bridge crew were killed in action, after taking a direct hit to the bridge. Being the only senior officer alive, Mercury became acting captain of the Gotengo
The Gotengo rejoined the fleet over Vega IX to fight off Borg ships. After that he joined the forces on the planet's surface to evacuate the survivors and hold ground until Battle Group Omega came. After a series of Borg waves, the task force came and fought off the Borg, saving colony.
Throughout his command; Simon completed mission dealing with the Klingons, Romulans, Cardassians, etc. His main mission deal with the Mirror Universe.
As Federation officer; peace is the important objective to achieve. Admiral Smith nearly lost himself and his crew in the process. With the Terran Empire incursion, Starfleet finally ordered Admiral Smith to form a special taskforce, and find a way stop the incursion. During the mission, Smith ran into an ally known as the Interspecies Resistance.
Every now and then; Simon would visit the holodeck and relive his past with long gone family members and friends.
He invented a device that can record your memories and play the out in the holodeck. He loves to try new things (especially food).
A descendant niece of Simon Smith. She was a first year cadet when Simon was Found. She was a very outgoing and a natural leader. She becomes chief tactical officer and later captain of the USS Gotengo.
A Vulcan Junior engineer Cadet in Starfleet Academy, she became interested in Simon Smith on the account of him being the most quiet human she ever met as well as him being from the past. She assisted him in his study until she graduated and was assigned to the USS Yamato-F. During that time they would always spend time at lunch discussing history.
During they're academy years; Nicholson was a close friend to Simon and was there for him to endure the ridicule. They both had a bet on who would become commander of their own ship. Simon beat him to it due to the Vega event. In time Nicholson became chief science officer on the USS Gotengo.
A Andorian Security officer onboard the USS Gotengo during the Vega event. She volunteered to go with Simon to the USS Khitomer. She became acting First officer and help Simon lead a defense of Vega. Simon chose her to be his official first officer. In time the two became close friends.
Despite being 300 century from the past. Solarmetric was impressed on how Simon could handle him self during the hand to hand simulation. There friendship was strength when he, Simon and Tu'Cul together were able to beat the Kobayashi Maru scenario; without cheating.
Awards and Commendations
- Christopher Pike Medal of Valor, 2409
- Cochrane Medal of Excellence, 2409
- Starfleet Decoration for Gallantry, 2409
- Star Cross, 2410
- Starfleet Medal of Honor, 2415