James Jones was, from England, James always wanted to help people and because he wanted to be known for his braveness. He went into the royal army young to become a Ammunition Technician. This was a dream for him to become Ammunition Technician because he wanted to help his country and do something he love doing. After being in the army sometime he become a expert at his role and was even showing people how to become better at the role.
When he heard about the chaos in Chernarus. This is when he's story started to help the CDF (Chernarussian Defense Force) and become a proper man.