On their way off the island, Sawyer, Kate, and Juliet persuaded him to surface the sub in order for them to leave it. When he asked what to say to Horace if he called, Sawyer shot the radio. The Captain then provided them with a zodiac raft and surfaced. He then proceeded on course to Ann Arbor. ("The Incident, Part 1")
- His jumpsuit showed the Submarine logo.
- His jumpsuit only labelled "Sub Ops", and without his name.
- The casting call described him as "Any ethnicity, 40s-50s. Professional, military background, intelligent and able. Concerned about the safety of his ship's crew."