Andrew Burke
Andrew Burke
Biographical information
Nationality 1024px-Flag of the United Kingdom.svg British
Born January 12, 1968
Birth place Manchester, England
Family Father
Two brothers
Affiliation(s) RoyalMarineBadge.svg Royal Marines
S.A.S emblem.svg Special Air Service
Occupation Rainbow operative
Identification number RCT0049-A2267
Specialty Assault
Appearances Rainbow Six
Rainbow Six: Rogue Spear
Rainbow Six 3: Raven Shield
Physical description
Height 176 cm
Weight 72 kg
Hair color Brown
Eye color Brown

Andrew Burke is a British Rainbow operative.


Born in Manchester, England. Whereabouts of father unknown. Mother is a secretary at a plastics processing plant in Leeds. Three siblings, two brothers and a sister. Joined Royal Marines in 1986. Two tours of duty with British Special Air Service (SAS) , 1989-91 and 1996-1999. Awarded Military Cross, 1998. Has taken part in SAS actions in twenty-two countries on four continents. Further details of his service record are sealed. Unmarried. Burke is a seasoned veteran of numerous covert operations. While not reckless, he has a strong can-do attitude and unlimited confidence in his abilities. As a leader he is decisive and demanding. He has a quick sense of humor and is likely to keep his team relaxed by telling jokes before the start of a mission. While he has some contact with his immediate family, he considers the service to be his home.