Bistan was an Lakaru male who fought as an Rebel Soldier in the Alliance to Restore the Republic army during the Galactic Civil War. After fighting for the rebel cause for sometime, Bistan would be assigned to fight in an rebel group known as Blue Squadron and later fought in the Battle of Scarif. During this battle, Bistan, along with the rest of Blue Squadron, attempt to aid the rebel group known as Rogue One steal the Death Star plans.