Lost War Chronicles
A veteran Zeon MS pilot, he traversed the battlefield as a member of the Foreign Legion until the outbreak of the One Year War. He left his family behind in the colonies. He befriends Federation soldier Larry Radley on the battlefield.
After the end of the war, Zinobaev was promoted to Captain in the Republic of Zeon. In U.C. 0084, he cooperated with Titans pilot Ford Romfellow to prevent Operation Silver Lance from being carried out by renegade Zeon remnants.