Born and raised in Greenville Arkansas as a only son to his parents. He helped them farm the land. At the age of 17 he lied his way into the army to find adventure in a far away land called Vietnam. Only serving 1 year he was dishonorably discharged for " Cruelty " to captured prisoners. He moved back to Dermott Arkansas not to far from his family farm, which looked at him in shame. He soon married his wife birthing him two boys during there short marriage. His wife died in a car crash leaving him two boys to raise, and he had no idea how to raise " good " boys. His son Grover a meth cook, talked hank into moving over seas to a country called "Chernarus" were Grover could make fist fulls of cash to support the family. In Komarovo the family settled down, everything was going well until the infection... The " Family " is well prepared for the chaos.