Today in alternate universe 07.17.2016, the team is touched to find that Cmdr. Christoph Waltz is serving in the Austrian Special Forces.
Thru an imperial scholarship, he trained at the prestigious Theresian Military Academy in Castle Weiner Neustadt. Graduating with a starred first. (He returned there to serve as Commandant in 2000-2002.)
His first combat assignment was to assist the British Special Forces in the Falklands War in 1982 where he earned a commendation award from British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.
He has served tours of duty in Kuwait,Iraq, Egypt, and notably Afghanistan, where he received a bronze star for rescuing the crew of a downed MedEvac helicopter.
Currently he serves at the EU Central Forces Committee and oversees various operations in the region.