Billy Hickam (ダリル・ローレンツ Dariru Rōrentsu?) is a Zeon soldier in the Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt manga and its ONA adaptation. A member of Daryl Lorenz's Special Operations team and one of its best pilots, Billy ranks as either the assault leader or executive officer of the units.
Personality & Character
Billy Hickam is young, not just for an officer but also as a soldier. He enjoys battle, and is cold and ruthless in combat, going so far as to recommend killing children in order to keep the teams extraction mission covert. He is a Newtype, as noted by fellow Zeon soldiers.
He has a keen interest in Daryl Lorenz. Billy is impressed by his combat abilities, and believes that Daryl is a Newtype as well.
Not much is currently known about Billy's life before or during the One Year War. His Newtype abilities was identified during the war, and he fought at the battle of A Baoa Qu in a experimental MSN-01 Psycommu Test High Mobility Type Zaku II. Shown to be skilled and capable, Billy was shaken from the intensity of the battle and upset at the take over of the fortress and the Flanagan Institute.
After the war, Billy went to Earth to join the Zeon Remnants, where he was assigned to Daryl Lorenz's Special Operation's Team in Southeast Asia.
Mobile Suit Gundam Thunderbolt characters
|Earth Federation||Io Fleming | Claudia Peer | Cornelius KaKa | Graham | Bianca Carlyle | Vincent Pike | Monica Humphrey | Karolina Kurkova | Josh | Meg Rhim | Alicia | Sonia | Creed | Barclay | Nelson|
|Principality of Zeon||Daryl Lorenz | Karla Mitchum | Sean Mitadera | Hoover Aisla | Fisher Ness | J.J. Sexton | Billy Hickam | Denver Roach | Keith Myers | Burroughs | Layton | Sabastian Morse | Phillip Kaufman | Bull | Petro Garcia | Kleiber | Janice | Kate | Oppenheimer | Manning|
|South Seas Alliance||Levan Fuu | Chow Ming | Claudia Peer | J.J. Sexton|
|Civilians||Kathy Fleming | Randy Palh | DJ Naomi|