Dragan was born in the Czechoslovakia, under communist rule. Life was tough for non-socialists, and they lived with a poor quality of life; However when the Velvet Revolution happened, it meant the Cemerek family were finally free of oppression. Although his home country was finally independent in 1991, his family ended up moving to Chernarus to the city of Chernogorsk, an upcoming land of opportunity.
Dragan and his family prospered and had founded a really good life there, in 2009 when it all came under threat he was fiercely devoted to defending his new home, enlisting in the CDF immediately he fought bravely in the conflict. After the CDF victory, the country of Chernarus was really doing well, to call Dragan a patriot was almost an under statement, even today after the outbreak he still proudly defends his homeland.