N.D. Survivor is a middle section survivor of Oceanic Flight 815. She is an unnamed survivor credited as "N.D. Survivor". "N.D." is casting shorthand for "nondescript". She often wears a yellow T-shirt and white trousers.
Before the Crash
Not much is known about N.D. Survivor past at this point, however, she has appeared in several flashbacks of other characters at the airport as she herself was also there to board Oceanic Flight 815. At Sydney Airport she was talking to another man, as Jin waits as Jack argues with the ticket agent regarding the coffin. Later she was sitting near to Walt when Michael left to make a phone call. ("House of the Rising Sun") ("Exodus, Part 2")
On the Island
Days 1-44 (Season 1)
N.D. Survivor helps the injured. ("Pilot, Part 1")
During the initial aftermath of the crash she is seen holding her ears and helping the injured. At night she joined others to hear the roars and sounds of the Monster emanating from within the jungle. When the signal party returns to the beach, N.D. Survivor and the other survivors listen to Sayid's speech. ("Pilot, Part 1") ("Tabula Rasa")
N.D. Survivor proved herself helpful during the first days after the crash by helping Claire and other survivors sort wallets and other possession which were strewn across the beach. Later she was present at the funeral for crash victims. The next day she with the camp saw a woman drowning in the sea. At night N.D. Survivor listened to Jack make his "live together, die alone" speech. ("Walkabout") ("White Rabbit")
She helped her fellow survivors gather the luggage that was drifting into the water when it was floating into the ocean when the tide suddenly shifted. N.D. Survivor joined the camp that night as they moved down the camp to their new home. ("Whatever the Case May Be")
N.D. survivor. ("Do No Harm")
When Walt sets fire to the raft, Michael blames Jin and delivers a beating to Jin. N.D. Survivor witnessed it with many other people. She was present with the entire camp when Claire showed her newborn son to the camp. The next day she attended Boone's funeral and then witnessed the return of Locke who claimed responsibility for the accident, and was attacked by Jack. ("...In Translation") ("Do No Harm") ("The Greater Good")
A few days later, she along with all those around her at the raft saw the Black Smoke coming from across the island, signaling the approach of the Others. N.D. Survivor was present for the official launching of the raft. Soon after Sayid led her and some other survivors to the caves. ("Exodus, Part 1") ("Exodus, Part 2")
Days 44-67 (Season 2)
Charlie re-assures N.D. survivor. ("Man of Science, Man of Faith")
While hiding at the caves, when Danielle Rousseau arrived at the camp to deliver a dire threat about the coming of The Others, N.D talks to Charlie in the caves about the Others. Charlie re-assures her that the Others aren't coming, and that Rousseau lit the fire herself. After she listens to Jack's speech, she is later seen sitting talking to another man. ("Man of Science, Man of Faith") ("Adrift")
At the beach on the day that Hurley passed out the food from the hatch to the group, she joined her fellow survivors in the partaking of the food that night, and thanked Hurley for doing what he did. N.D. Survivor also attended Shannon's funeral. ("Everybody Hates Hugo") ("What Kate Did")
She also listened to Sawyer's speech about how he conned the whole group. A few days later she is seen as Ana Lucia approached Sayid, who was building a dining table with Charlie. ("The Long Con") ("The Whole Truth")
N.D. Survivor held her ears during the discharge and helped clean up the resulting debris. ("Live Together, Die Alone, Part 1")
Days 68-85 (Season 3)
N.D. survivor welcomes back Kate and Sawyer. ("Tricia Tanaka Is Dead")
The next day N.D Survivor noticed Charlie and Locke carrying Eko, who had been hurt by a polar bear, back to the beach, and he listened to Locke promise the rest of the survivors that he was going to save Jack, Kate and Sawyer. ("Further Instructions")
N.D. Survivor was one of many survivors who rushed to welcome back Kate and Sawyer when they arrived back on the beach after escaping from the Others' encampment. ("Tricia Tanaka Is Dead")
When Jack, Sayid, and Kate returned to the camp from escaping from the Others, N.D. Survivor was there to greet them. She and the rest of the survivors were shocked to see Juliet coming to their camp and sleeping in their tents. She also walked past Jack and Sawyer playing table tennis. ("One of Us") ("Catch-22")
If she had not died prior to the beginning of time shifts, then she died in the flaming arrow attack in 1954, ("The Lie") since Rose and Bernard Nadler are presumed to be the only survivors of it. ("The Incident, Part 1")
- One of the original 33 survivors.
- N.D. survivor has not appeared since "Catch-22", because Ivana Michele Smith has stopped working on Lost.
- For fan theories about these unanswered questions, see: N.D. Survivor/Theories
- What is her name?