- "He was a brave man, adorable daughter, sweet wife; none of them deserved to die like that, gunned down by Locust, then infected with Imulsion. Sam and I had no choice."
- — Lena Gallo, in the final entry of Branik's journal
Private A. Branik, was a former Stranded who enlisted as a Gear soldier in the Coalition of Ordered Governments army.
Branik and his family were gunned down by Savage Locust, and already having Rustlung from prolonged exposure to Imulsion, he, his wife and daughter became Formers and were killed by Cpl.Lena Gallo and Sgt.Samuel Byrne.
- Diaries (First Appearance)