Star Trek turns 50 this Thursday and we're celebrating with a week's worth of everything that makes us love the cult sci-fi TV show. So naturally, we couldn't ignore the Star Trek staple redshirts who might not live long on the screen, but are an integral part of the Federation's on-going mission.
Here's every (slightly morbid) fact about the redshirts from the original Star Trek series, from what percentage died off-planet to how many had names.
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