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Herschel is a Cylon
Herschel is a Final Five Cylon
Herschel is a Human/Cylon Hybrid
Herschel is an Original Series Cylon
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Additional Information

Herschel is a deckhand aboard Galactica (TRS: "Dirty Hands").


  • Herschel is mentioned by Chief Tyrol when he addresses his crew right before Kara Thrace arrives to take Diana Seelix to pilot training, but not clearly identified.
  • Herschel may be named after William Herschel, a famous astronomer.