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Commander Jon Cooper was a male Human Starfleet officer who served as executive officer of the Vanguard starbase in the 2260s. He was a pleasant-looking man in his thirties, with a thatch of dark [[hair] and managed his business with quiet courtesy. (VAN novel: Harbinger)


Early career[]

Before he served on Vanguard, Cooper was once part of an operation to recover a starship that had crashed on a moon. (VAN novel: Summon the Thunder)


Following the removal of Diego Reyes from the post of station commander, Cooper was temporarily placed in his role. Cooper resumed his former position with the arrival of Rear Admiral Heihachiro Nogura, Reyes's permanent replacement. (VAN novel: Precipice)

Cooper was one of the few essential personnel who remained on Vanguard during the Tholian attack in late 2268. He was killed after Tholian weapons fire struck a direct hit to the station's operations center, crippling it. (VAN novel: Storming Heaven)

Personal life[]

Cooper was married. He and his wife, Jen, had a young son named Jake. (VAN novel: Harbinger)


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