"The only easy day was yesterday"
-Emma after a mission
Although she was very shy, Emma O'Neil was a long time member of Fire Team Echo. As a skilled marksman, she was a great addition to the fire team. After the death of the first team leader, she was put in as the team leader.
Emma O'Neil was raised in the city of New Alexandria as a small child. At age 16, she signed up for the UNSC Army. There, she trained and also met a life long freind until his death in The Battle For Reach. At age 17, she was put in Fire Team Echo. She was with the team for the remainder of her career until she was pulled out for a while due to wounds sustained by a covenant needler. After her wounds healed, she was put back on the front lines.
Fire Team EchoEdit
On 2557, Fire Team Echo, also known as Echo Team, needed a replacement marksman due to wounds sutained to the soilder's arm. They searched through records of all UNSC Army personel in the region and found Emma's. They then recruited her and placed her in the team. When she was hit in the chest with a needler, she was taken out for quite some time. Thought she was not replaced, she returned to the team and continued to fight on the front lines for the remainder of her carrer.