- "I don't know about the gentleman part, but how'd you like to be an officer? Good leaders are hard to come by."
- — Blake talking to Randall after the Battle of Wallendar.
After the Battle of Wallendar, Blake met with Sgt. Randall and discussed a field commission to being a Lieutenant. Randall replied "Well, the thing is, we'd be short a Sergeant" and recommended that Cpl. Taylor take his place as squad leader. Blake promoted Randall, but said he would consider Taylor.
- Colonel Blake can be killed by the player after he talks to Randall about the promotion.