Morton was a Lance Corporal during the Battle of Mombasa.
Morton was born on Earth, but moved to Eridanus II when he was a year and a half, and then moved to Miridem. After that, he moved to Minister. The first time he went back to Earth was during the Battle of Mombasa. He claims to be an expert with the gauss cannon. During the battle, he escorted John-117 to his LT.