"We come into this world with our eyes closed. And most of us choose to live our whole lives that way. We blindly follow anyone who would lead us... giving ourselves over to anything that provides us with a sense of purpose. For me, it was the Marines."
- Mitchell journel entry in 2856
Jack Mitchell is a well know soldier who served a variety of factions throughout his long life. He served in the Allied Marine Corps before his best friend, Will Irons sacrificed himself to destroy a HAVOC launcher. After Will's death, his father Jonathan Irons offered Mitchell a job at the Atlas Corporation. He later on defected to the Multiversial Federation once he learned of Atlas Corporation's corruption and it's role in both the Nationalist Wars and the Corporation Wars.