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Peterson was a 24th century Human Starfleet officer, a captain who served as commanding officer of the USS Hornet in 2369.

Ensign Darrin Kane served on the Hornet under Peterson, and was proud of the fact that Captain Peterson would report favorably if asked about Kane's service. (TNG novelization: Relics)

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