Ohhhh, my lost reader is found!
I'm glad you think Brenok matured. I hope that, in spite of his young age for this position, he is a good commander.
To what time did Borad worked for Dukat?
I think he worked in the Second Order longer than Gul Dukat, probably through the Dominion War and after. He's more a "military clerk" than a soldier with weapons.
Thanks for still reading