James was a Human male Starfleet bridge officer who served aboard the USS under the Enterprise command of Captain James T. Kirk, while the starship was undertaking an historic five-year mission.
He served in the
operations division and was present on a corridor when the Enterprise encountered Balok's cube in 2266. He later assisted Montgomery Scott in the transporter room with beaming Kirk, McCoy and Bailey over to the ' Fesarius pilot vessel. ( : " TOS ")
The Corbomite Maneuver
Later that year, he was present on the
bridge at the life support systems station, when the Enterprise chased Harry Mudd's stolen spaceship through an asteroid field. ( : " TOS ")
Later yet, he served at the
engineering station on the bridge during the Enterprise's mission to Alfa 177. He was present during a confrontation on the bridge, in a fit of rage, the "evil" Kirk ordered James and Farrell to apprehend the "good" Kirk. ( : " TOS ")
The Enemy Within
following year he transferred to the command division and was promoted to lieutenant.
He was present on the bridge when the
Enterprise visited Janus VI. ( : " TOS ")
The Devil in the Dark
He was also on the bridge when the
Enterprise encountered the Greek god Apollo near Pollux IV, the same year. ( : " TOS ")
Who Mourns for Adonais?
He was also present on the bridge when the
Enterprise found the disabled USS , still the same year. ( Constellation : " TOS ")
The Doomsday Machine
James was played by an
unknown actor. He also appeared as a Starfleet officer in " ", wearing an old style turtleneck uniform. His character was identified by name in "The Enemy Within".
Wolf in the Fold