So Sandhurst has gone completely native. But has he done so to change the Amon for the better? Regardless, Starfleet Command will likely see this as treason. Last time I checked he hasn't resigned his commission. This could have very interesting repercussions.
And some desperately needed fresh-blood arrives including a Leone. I hope they've put their affairs in order. The way things have been going for Starfleet out in the Delta Quadrant, not many people are going to come home from this assignment.