Katrina is Carl von Menen's younger sister. She is married to Jürgen Lanze, Lieutenant Commander in the German navy. They are a couple very much in love, certain of each other in an uncertain world.
Hans Steiger is a war hero, loyal friend and loving husband. He's also an amateur mechanic and bit of a chancer.
Born Anna-Maria Devoto de Martinez von Schönberg, she is half-Spanish, half-German. Anna von Menen is a woman of weak health but resolute spirit, and holds the absolute trust of her husband and son. General von Menen not only confides in his wife, but it is clear she has a reserve of strength that he draws… Continue reading Anna von Menen
General Klaus von Menen is a decorated and respected officer in the German Army, and Carl von Menen's father. Towards the end of the war, his loyalties become divided.
Dr Maria Gomez is Carl's love interest from the point he sets foot on the boat to Argentina. She is intelligent, passionate, beautiful and outspoken.
Carl von Menen is the protagonist of Out of Mecklenburg: The Unwilling Spy. Here's what makes him tick.
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