John Smith is an ex army sniper with 20 years of service as long as 2 tours of Afghanistan. He has a wife named Carley Smith. He and his wife decided to go on vacation to Chernarus just before the outbreak. He woke up one morning to his wife and neighbors not being there and now he travels around Chernarus while avoiding the infected as he doesn't know exactly what's going on and talks to more friendly souls to try and figure out what is going on and hoping the someone has met or at least seen his wife. He will only fired back if first fired upon.