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W. Bligh was a 24th century Human individual who served as a career officer in Starfleet. W. Bligh eventually reached the rank of Starfleet captain, and, as of the 2370s decade, was the commanding officer the Federation starship USS G'Mat.
- This character was never mentioned or seen, but was listed on a viewscreen showing an arrival roster. Bligh seems to be named after William Bligh, who is best known as the captain of the HMS Bounty during the infamous mutiny of 1789.