Keegan McDonough is a young American who was born on October 7th, 1998 in local town in North Carolina. He was a marine brat, as his father served in the United States Marine Corps. Wherever his father got orders to his family followed, moving a lot. He never settled down and had the chance to make close friends, but was very connected to the Marine Corps lifestyle. He wrestled in high school, played lacrosse, and was apart of JROTC all throughout high school. He wasn't the brightest student but was athletic. Senior year came around for Keegan, he did not want to go to college but serve because it was a his best chance at life. He swore into the Marines, went through boot camp during Christmas time, and graduated in January 2017 graduating with Hotel Company. After, he went through SOI East and was assigned to his first company on Camp Lejeune, North Carolina who was preparing to ship out to Chernarus to help the with the epidemic crisis, along with the United States Army. His unit was sent out to the Elektrozavodsk area to reinforce CDF troops. His team was tasked in manning checkpoints, guiding Chernarus Citizens to safety. The Army Unit in Chernogorsk soon became overrun with infected, forcing Army troops to withdraw into Elektrovadsk. Keegan's unit was soon to be overrun with infected . On the 23rd of July a storm hit deadly storm with high winds swept the country, causing any ships leaving to stay docked or sink. The storm wiped out comms for everyone leaving Keegan's small team hopeless but to pullout into the country side and seek shelter. He had already lost one man to the infected , bitten while trying to defend citizens. This deployment that Keegan thought would be short, would be the true test of survival and what he has learned.