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Pvt. Atwater reports visual/sound contact Stage-2 Cordyceps infected near collapsed office building. Moving to investigate.
―Waters mentioning Atwater[1]

Private Atwater is a character mentioned in The Last of Us.[2] They were a soldier of the military in the Boston area, in a patrol along with Waters, Private Shah, and Private Coolidge.[1]


Background and early life

Not much is known about Atwater's background or early life except that they were a soldier in the military.

In July of 2033, Atwater was in a patrol with O.I.C. Waters, Private Shah, and Private Coolidge on the outskirts of the Boston area. They heard and/or saw an stage two Infected near a collapsed office building.[1] The patrol went to investigate and was soon attacked by multiple Infected, where Atwater was killed.[2]

Events of The Last of Us

Joel Miller finds Atwater's corpse while traversing through the Goldstone Building with Tess and Ellie.[2]