Damian was born in New Berlin, Luna in 2367. Due to a genetic defect his hair is snow white since birth. He spent most of his life on Luna going to school and after graduating working as a technician until he decided to join Starfleet at the age of 21. He then moved to the academies campus in San Francisco until he was transferred to Starbase 118 for his final exam.
He is quiet and chooses his words carefully. He is not comfortable getting praise and often feels his abilities get overrated.