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Professor Bradley Greenburg of Northeastern Illinois University explains the main characters in Erich Maria Remarque's novel All Quiet on the Western Front.
|Bäumer||Paul Bäumer, a young German soldier, is the novel's narrator and protagonist. Read More|
|Katczinsky||Stanislaus "Kat" Katczinsky is Paul's fellow soldier and closest friend. Read More|
|Kropp||Albert Kropp is Paul's former classmate and fellow soldier. Read More|
|Müller||Fredrich Müller is Paul's former classmate and fellow soldier. Read More|
|Tjaden||Tjaden is a locksmith and fellow soldier. Read More|
|Himmelstoss||Corporal Himmelstoss is the soldiers' training officer. Read More|
|Kantorek||Kantorek is the former schoolteacher of Paul and his young comrades. Read More|
|Bäumer's father||Bäumer's father alienates him by asking too many ignorant questions about the war.|
|Bäumer's mother||Sick with cancer, Bäumer's mother expresses concern for his welfare and sends him comforting food and clothing that she can barely afford.|
|Bäumer's sister||Bäumer's eldest sister is the first person he sees when he returns home on leave and the only one who sees him cry.|
|Behm||Joseph Behm is the first of Paul Bäumer's classmates to die in war.|
|Berger||Berger is a soldier who loses his sanity and is killed when he tries to help a dog during a battle.|
|Detering||Paul Bäumer's fellow soldier, Detering is a farmer with a family. He eventually goes insane and tries to desert from the army.|
|Duval||Gerard Duval is a French soldier whom Paul Bäumer kills during battle.|
|Kemmerich||Franz Kemmerich is Paul Bäumer's former classmate and fellow soldier who dies and gives his boots to Müller.|
|Leer||Peter Leer is Paul Bäumer's fellow soldier and former classmate.|
|Mittelstaedt||Mittelstaedt is Paul Bäumer's former classmate and fellow soldier who gets revenge on Kantorek when Kantorek is drafted into the war.|
|Westhus||Haie Westhus is Paul Bäumer's fellow soldier who plans to stay on in the army after the war ends.|