Multiple infected contacts. Pvts Atwater, Shah, Coolidge KIA
— Waters mentioning Shah
Not much is known about Shah's background or early life except that they were a soldier in the military.
In July of 2033, Shah was on patrol with O.I.C. Waters, Private Atwater, and Private Coolidge on the outskirts of the Boston area. Atwater heard and/or saw stage two Infected near a collapsed office building, prompting Shah and the others to investigate. However, they were soon attacked by multiple Infected, where Shah was killed.