Helmut - This character was born with a birth defect that inhibits participation in the war front.
Papi of Helmut - In order to raise a family, this character works hard as a photographer's assistant until a management position opens up elsewhere.
Mutti of Helmut - This character cares for the family but displays nervousness and embarrassment around mothers and children.
Herr Gladigau - This character is a photographer who employs a man and later, his employee's son, to help run the shop.
Lore - This character is a young teenager who leads the children to Hamburg immediately after the fall of Germany in 1945.
Liesel - This character is a family member who treks to Hamburg and loses a head of hair along the way.
Tomas - This character is a starving German who steals Jewish papers to survive during American occupation.
Juri - This character is...
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