|Full name:||John Oliver Tyson|
|Birthplace:||San Diego, California, Earth|
|Born:||March 23rd, 2345|
|Sibling(s):||Jason Tyson (brother),|
Nicole Tyson (sister),
Mariah Tyson (sister),
Brandon Tyson (brother)
|Previous Assignment:||USS Hood|
- Oliver Tyson (father)
- Sasha Tyson (mother)
- Jason Tyson (brother)
- Brandon Tyson (brother)
- Nicole Tyson (sister)
- Mariah Tyson (sister)
- Julia Watson-Tyson (sister in law)
- Michelle Robinson-Tyson (wife)
- Rachel Tyson (daughter)
- Tina Tyson (niece)
John Tyson was born in 2345 in San Diego, Califorina on Earth. His mother was Admiral Sasha Tyson. John moved to Starbase 39-Sierra along the Romulan Neutral Zone during peace time with the Romulan Star Empire while Maria was stationed on Klingon outpost Narendra III. While on a mission to keep the treaty enforced, the outpost suddenly came under attack by four Romulan warbirds. A Federation starship attempted to save the colony but was destroyed in battle with all hands, while, on the outpost, his mother was wounded.
In 2364, at age 19, he entered Starfleet Academy and met a woman named Michelle Robinson of Red Squad. She was studying tactical simulations when Cadet Tyson walked into the room and they first met. The two worked together to find the weakness in a Romulan warbird that was discovered by them, and both received commendations with high honors by Admiral Alynna Nechayev.
In 2365, after he graduated from Starfleet Academy the newly commissioned Ensign John Tyson was posted aboard the USS Hood under the command of Captain Robert DeSoto, and posted as the conn officer and was present when the ship dropped off Tam Elbrun to the USS Enterprise-D. And he got to meet several different species during his posting on the USS Hood.
In 2366, Lieutenant Junior Grade John Tyson was posted onboard the newly constructed USS Prometheus, and was onboard the ship during the Federation-Goa'uld War. He was also present when the ship when to assist Starbase 306 personnel in 2378 but the ship was taken by a Kull warrior and badly damaged which John didn't get to see the new starbase built by Starfleet, in 2379 Lieutenant Tyson was present when the ship's defenses were overwhelmed and destroyed.
In the year 2379, the USS Kingston was launched and Starfleet pressed the Kingston into service at the start of the Xindi War due to the heavy losses they're suffering against the Xindi and placed newly promoted Captain John Tyson in command and he got to pick his crew.
Hobbies and interests
- John Tyson is played by Ben Browder.