Dred Priest was a Death Watch Mandalorian who served under Pre Vizsla, Darth Maul, and Lorka Gedyc during the Clone Wars. When Vizsla was killed, Priest followed Maul, respecting his strength. However, when Maul disappeared mysteriously, Gedyc took over the Death Watch, and Priest continued to follow his lead. At the end of the Clone Wars, Priest and his girlfriend, Isabet Reau, went to Keldabe to help the Empire set up a garrison. Mandalorian doctor Mij Gilamar recognized Priest and killed him.