Born on May 26, 1994, Julien grew up and spends the majority of his life in Seattle, Washington [United States]. At the age of 20, he enlisted in the Marines. Stationed in Chernarus as part of the NATO's Chernarus Force [CFOR]. Their mission is that of a peace keeping operation and to provide stability within the region.
When reports of a breakout had reached CFOR, American troops where deployed to Chernogorsk and Elektrovodsk [the latter of which Julien and his platoon where sent to]. Despite their best efforts and heavy military equipment, the city is overrun by the infected. His unit is scattered all over the city and the city outskirts. His manages to find his CO Cpt. David Banks and they attempt to find the rest of their unit however, a massive storm leaves them isolated with no means of communications to the CFOR HQ. Using only short range radios, they roam the region looking for remnants of the Chernarus Force.