- For the primary universe counterpart, see Va'Kel Shon.
In the mirror universe Val Shon was the captain of the raiding vessel Selkirk. In 2409 he traveled to the prime universe to enlist the help of his counterpart, Captain Va'Kel Shon of the USS Enterprise, in rescuing his wife. (STO short story: "Mirror Image, Part I")
When Admiral Leeta betrayed the Emperor, Val Shon was assigned to was assassinate her, Shon then took command of Leeta's flagship the ISS Enterprise. (STO short story: "Black Mirror")