Alice began her military career in the British regular army. She was later recruited into UNIT.
Three months after joining UNIT, Alice was sent to meet Sontaran soldier Brak. Her mission was to persuade Brak into divulging how Brak was involved in the use of blue cobalt weaponary in Earth conflicts. The morning after persuading Brak to confess, Wells found the Sontaran dead in his quarters. (AUDIO: Old Soldiers)