30th Assault Legion during the threat known as the Clone Wars. An active member of the 30th's Fox Squad, Shad accompanied senior clone commander CC-1322 and Jedi Knights Callista Konshi and Jacius Railus through various battles throughout the war. He was close friends with troopers Jaing and Flade, the later of which he was practically inseparable from. Shad trained on Kamino with his squad before the war, and earned a reputation as a cold and humorless clone. His skills with a sniper earned his name, which was short for "Shadow". His prowess in battle made him a valuable member of the 30th.