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Starfleet academy cadet 6, 2368 a Starfleet cadet

R. McDowell is an actor who appeared as a Starfleet Academy cadet in the Star Trek: The Next Generation fifth season episode "The First Duty" in 1992. He filmed his scenes on Monday 27 January 1992 on location at the Japanese Garden and on Friday 31 January 1992 and Monday 3 February 1992 on Paramount Stage 16.