Dale was a lowRed Helldiver from the mining colony of Lykos. He was the father of Darrow, Kieran and Leanna, the husband of Deanna and the (presumed twin) brother of Narol. He sired his eldest child, Kieran, at 16 years old.

According to Darrow, Dale was convicted of performing the forbidden reaping dance and executed by the Grays at the age of 25, when Darrow was six years old.