|Affiliation||Taurian Defense Force|
|Profession||First Officer in the Navy|
In June 3080 Able Ritcher (b. ???? - d. ????) was an officer in the Naval branch of the Taurian Defense Force and was serving as First Officer of the Quixote-class TCS Vendetta under the command of Commander Maximillian Vandenburg. Ritcher and all other crew members who had served on the Vendetta during the Jihad were replaced with a temporary caretaker crew in 3080 as a part of a peace agreement brokered between the Taurian Concordat and the Federated Suns.
- Jihad: Final Reckoning, p. 28, "Vendetta Vengeance"
- Jihad Final Reckoning, p. 30, "Strange Bedfellows"