Calvin Cooper, also called Cal, grew up in a small town called Ellsbury, Pennsylvania. His youth was spent working his families farm and ranch. He led a simple early life filled with farming, hunting, and ranching. He never had any drives in life and just did what was needed day by day. He went to a small high school played sports and was considered good. He never pursued sports pass high school. All Calvin wanted to do was get his own property and live a secluded peaceful life. That changed when his father forced him into joining the military. Cal became an Army Ranger. He served his four years and eventually returned home with a couple medals and some insignificant wounds. One of his years of duty was spent working together with another country. Over this year Cal became close with a Chernarussian named Vassili. Vassili wanted similar things in life. A quiet secluded life. Fast forward 3 years after Cal's tour ended, Vassili invited Cal to come visit his farm. Cal decided to go since he was such good friends. This led him straight to Chernarus, where we start the adventure.