Born and raised in the Florida Panhandle, Anthony spent a large portion of his youth in the forests around his home. Following his father's footsteps at the age of 18 He enlisted as a cavalry scout serving with the First Cavalry Division from 2013 to 2019. Starting college for an Environmental Science degree on his return to Florida. He traveled to Chernarus to assist the college in studying wolves within the region when the Frenzied Flu outbreaks started. Separated from his University Group in the lockdowns, he decided to lay low in the local wilderness with what he could forage and had until things either calmed down or he ran out of supplies, whichever came first.