Braxton was a Moebius Corps officer who oversaw Brute Squad and ordered them on their missions. He was known to have a great dislike for the squad's Commander Dorian, but respected his opinions, and the abilities of the squad. He ordered the operation to retrieve the xel'naga relic from Beta Saul. After the operation, command was transferred from him to Lieutenant Colonel Sparks. Sparks that it was because he was assigned to some sort of covert special operation.