|Species:||NH-33 Series Nekovalkyrja|
|Organization:||Star Army of Yamatai|
Build and Skin Color: Sakura has a fit and well toned, though still curvy form. her skin is soft and slightly tanned in color. She has no marks on her skin save for her genetic tattoo imprint and SPINE interface.
Eyes and Facial Features: Sakura has large almond shaped eyes, and striking Fuchsia in color. Her face is rounded and soft in features with a small cute nose and full lips. Her eyebrows are slightly thick, well shaped and match her hair color.
Ears: Sakura has Neko-style ears with a hint of soft fur matching her Ultramarine hair
Hair Color and Style: Sakura's hair is short, save for around her face, with feathered eyebrow length bangs, parted on the right and styled across her forehead. Her hair is ultramarine in color, with highlights of lighter blue.
Distinguishing Features: None at the moment, though Sakura has been considering the idea of a tattoo.
Personality: Sakura is very open and cheerful, She maintains a positive attitude and a sarcastic sense of humor. She likes to look at thins from the 'glass half full' perspective, even when the situation isn't looking good. She tries her best to present a professional front when on duty, but sometimes her eagerness and excitement gets the better of her. When not on duty Sakura likes to spend time with anyone that will hang out with her. She is a fairly social person and likes to party.
Sibling: Yamashiro Natsumi
Yamashiro Sakura was born in late YE 33 and attended standardized training, where she developed her personality and learned what she needed to know to serve her assignment in the Star Army. Upon completion of development and training Sakura was assigned to her first post.
RP: Operation Kōzan
Sakura's first assignment was to Legion XII, tasked with being part of a major ground assault operation against Mishhuvurthyar forces on the planet HX-13 as part of Operation Kōzan. The ground assault was supposed to be a quick and easy mop up operation as intelligence detected little enemy forces on the surface. It, of course, was not to be.
Even though Star Army forces landed in force, they were met with sudden and brutal resistance. Many of the descending drop ships were shot down by enemy anti aircraft fire, including Legion XII's drop ship. The ship was torn open from stem to stern like a can of tuna, spilling infantry and officers out as it tumbled down in flames to crash hard on the beach.
Sakura was lucky enough to hold on and not get thrown from the stricken drop ship and survived the crash relatively unscathed, which was more than could be said for many of her fellow infantry who perished in the ruined ship, or died scattered around the crater it created on impact.
Sakura picked herself up. Shaken, disoriented but alive. A few others survived and all hunkered down in a rut in the sand as hell raged around them. In a lull in the fighting, the survivors rushed from their ditch, making for a larger group of survivors that had banded together and formed a defensive base. During this charge across the bloodied beaches, Sakura fired her first shots in anger and claimed her first kills.
Making it to the safety of the others, the small rag tag unit that had survived from her drop ship were tasked with taking out an enemy anti-air installation while the larger battalion rushed the main enemy encampment. Stealth was called for and each member of the small group was sent out one at a time under optic camouflage to move into the dense jungle and meet at the rendezvous point.
When Sakura's turn came she moved in methodically, not wanting to attract the attention of any of the Mishhu in the area while she was on her own. She soon came to a clearing smashed into the jungle where another drop ship had gone down. Dead soldiers were scattered all around, but she did detect a life sign in the wrecked drop ship.
The pilot, a purple haired Nekovalkyrja named Ume, who she quickly helped out of the ruined ship. Soon a second, power armored Neko showed up, who eventually identified herself as Heisho Tachibana Inoue. Inoue stated how she felt strange and had the urge to kill Sakura and Ume and made a rush at them, forcing Sakura to defend them and shoot the Heisho. Inoue was infected by a Mishhu parasite and Sakura's shots did little to slow her down. The other dead soldiers began to stir, all infected. Natsumi grabbed blasted a headless DAISY that made for Ume, then grabbed the purple haired pilot and launched away, using her thrusters to rocket away from the crash site.
Her and Ume's escape was easy enough, with the infected soldiers in too poor shape to pursue. Soon they made it to the rendezvous point where they rejoined the others. Soon they pressed their attack on the enemy AA installation, where Sakura was seriously wounded during the fighting, bad enough to warrant her evacuation to the fleet for medical treatment once it was safe enough to get a ship up.
Once her injuries were treated she was shipped back to Yamatai for new assignment.
Sakura is familiar with basic radio operation and procedures and can make transmissions to and receive transmissions from other characters through headsets, starships, power armor, and shuttles in both combat and non-combat conditions. Natsumi is fluent in Nepleslian and Yamataian. She can speak and write both correctly and efficiently and can write reports, fill forms, issue orders under fire, etc. As with all Nekovalkyrja she has skill with her bodies' natural wireless communication. Also, specific to her NH-33 body Natsumi has telepathic communications ability.
Sakura received hand-to-hand combat training, followed up with a rigorous training program. She is skilled and experienced in combat both in Yamatai-like conditions and in zero-gravity, with and without weapons. Weapons she is trained in include rifles, pistols, knives, and power armor.
Sakura is capable of operating any computer system that uses the Kessaku OS, found on all Star Army starships. She is proficient in entering and/or searching for information.
Sakura received basic mathematics training, to including up to algebra and trigonometry.
Sakura has been trained in the general maintenance and care of the hardware she will be operating in the field, mainly basic knowledge in ground vehicles and in the Daisy M6 Infantry Power Armor
Sakura has received training in how to survive in multiple types of envyronments, hostile or not.
Yamashiro Sakura has the following items:
Yamashiro Sakura is currently a Nitô Hei in the Star Army of Yamatai.
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Sakura is the younger sister to Yamashiro Natsumi, assigned to the YSS Eucharis.
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