In late 2552, he was stationed at the ONI Alpha Site in New Mombasa, telling the media what to show and not to show. During the Battle of Mombasa, he rounded up all available UNSC Marines and able-bodied males to fight. There, he, Benjamin Giraud, and the civilians fought, giving the rest of the civilians of the city time to evacuate on sea transports. During the battle, they translated a Covenant message; "We need to clear this area before we can secure access to the Ark" He told the Photographer to get the message out of the city. It is currently unknown what his status is.