Rear Admiral of the Red J. Eddy Roberts, RMN
Commanding Officer 8th Fleet
Rear Admiral of the Red J. Eddy Roberts has been a member of the Royal Manticoran Navy since late 2013, and is a long-time fan of the stories from the Honorverse. Since joining TRMN, he has served as the Commanding Officer of HMS Siren CLAC – 13, Heavy Cruiser Division 801, HMS Helen Zilwicki (CA-548), HMS Jonas Adcock, CA-489, and the Commanding Officer of the LAC Wing aboard GNS Covington – CLAC-01.
Additionally he has served as the Deputy Commanding Officer of 8th Fleet, the 8th Fleet Chief of Staff; a member of the faculty of Landing University and as an instructor/Director of Course Development for the Sphinx Forestry Commission (The TRMN youth program.)
Rear Admiral Roberts assumed acting command of 8th Fleet in March 2017, relieving Rear Admiral Dan Brandow, he was regularly appointed the Fleet Commander in April 2017 and has served since that date.