Lincoln Leightman or Lincoln was born on the 26th of May, 1988. Lincoln was born in a small Hospital outside the city of Brisbane, Australia to his German father Max and Australian Mother Susan,. Max was on military exchange to Australia working in the Special Forces Training Centre in New South Wales. Lincoln had a difficult upbringing, and constantly moved around from country to country, Military base to Military base with his father's work in the German KSK. Lincoln was an above average student and at all the schools he attended he managed to score high marks. It was at one of these schools, taking Legal Studies that Lincoln realised his dream of becoming a UN lawyer. However, his father was adamant that Lincoln would continue his family legacy and serve in the Armed Forces/Intelligence forces. Upon graduation from the University of New England with a Bachelor of Organisational Leadership, Lincoln was approached by recruiters from the Australian Secret Intelligence Service (ASIS). Unknown to Lincoln, his Father Max had used his contacts within ASIS to sweet talk Lincoln into becoming an Analyst. After, two years' in the Service, Lincoln was selected to become a member of the ASIS Tactical Intelligence Team, where he underwent intense tactical, survival and weapons training. After several years working for the ASIS and on loan to the UN in the Middle East, the Ukraine, Africa, Lincoln found himself in Russia, during the Russian-Chechen war maintaining a close watch on the events for the United Nations. It was in Grozny, that he witnessed horrible atrocities which would send Lincoln on a downward spiral, Lincoln turned to drinking to help him forget what he had witnessed. One night in Grozny Lincoln was walking the streets when he was approached by several Russian soldiers who began questioning him. Aware that he could not be caught, Lincoln began to run. Whilst attempting to evade the soldiers Lincoln stowed away on a train bound Westwards - the destination unknown. Waking up in the port of Elektrozavodsk, Lincoln disembarked the train, the city was abandoned and the only inhabitants seemed to be people staggering around growling with what appeared to be rotting flesh. The Tactical Training took over, with Lincoln focusing on his own survival, it would be here that Lincoln would begin his adventure into an unknown apocalypse.