Jakulski works for the Free Navy as a tech on Medina Station. He inherits the task from a supervisor, Shului, who happens to be unavailable because of an eye infection, to greet Duarte's advisory group who visit Medina Station. Jakulski believes his supervisor's absence was deliberate/intentional. jakulski wants to refuse because he doesn't want to wear the Free Navy uniform for a ceremony and he doesn't want to miss an after-shift gathering with his peers in the tech team.
- Roberts is one of four characters that receive a POV chapter in Babylon's Ashes (Chapter 21) as a tech on Medina Station.
- ↑ name probably of Mandarin origin and pronunciation resembles "shoe" L+"way"