FULL NAME: Nog
CURRENT RANK:Lieutenant, Junior Grade
CURRENT ASSIGNMENT:Operations Management Officer, Deep Space 9 and U.S.S. Defiant NX-74205
PLACE OF BIRTH:2353, FerenginarNog is the son of Rom, a maintenance engineer on station Deep Space Nine. Nog's mother, Prinadora, left him and his father when he was 5. His uncle Quark owns Quark's Bar on the DS9 promenade. When Jake Sisko, the son of Captain Sisko, moved to Deep Space Nine in 2369, Jake and Nog quickly became friends. Jake taught Nog to read and Nog soon enrolled into the new Federation school taught by Keiko O'Brien. He inherited many of his father's technical abilities and, like his father, does not follow in the traditional Ferengi ways of making profit.
In 2371, Nog became the first Ferengi to enroll into Starfleet Academy. Since Ferenginar is a non-Federation world, he was sponsored by Captain Benjamin Sisko. In 2372, he went on field study under the command of Captain Sisko, studying space station and starship operations. In 2374 he was given a field promotion to Ensign while in his 3rd year at the Academy, becoming the first Ferengi officer in Starfleet. He served on the U.S.S. Defiant NX-74205 during the Cardassian/Dominion war.
In 2375, after the end of the Federation-Dominion War, Nog was promoted to Lieutenant (junior grade) and posted to station Deep Space Nine as the station's Operations Officer.
SERVICE RECORD2372 Passed Starfleet Academy Entrance Exam.
2372 Enrolled in Starfleet Academy.
2374 Posted to U.S.S. Defiant NX-74205 during Federation/Klingon Task Force against the Dominion.
2374 Participated in a successful covert mission to destroy a Cardassian/Dominion Ketracel White depot.
2374 Promoted to Ensign. Posted to U.S.S. Defiant on station DS9.
2374 Temporary Field promotion to Lt. Cmdr. and acting Chief Engineer of U.S.S. Valiant NCC-74210. The Valiant was destroyed when acting captain, Cadet Tim Watters, attempted to destroy a Dominion battlecruiser.
2375 Injured during siege of Dominion comm array on AR-558. He lost his right leg, which was replaced with a biosynthetic leg.
2375 Promoted to Lieutenant, junior grade. Stationed on station Deep Space Nine, Operations Officer.