|Franz Heim |
Franz Heim is a supporting character from Schwarzesmarken.
An East German and a Major General of the Nationale Volksarmee. At that time, Franz served as the commander of the Western Group Army of the NVA, the half of East Germany's military which served in training and social security duties, while the other half of the NVA, the Eastern Group Army, fought on the front lines against the BETA.
As a friend of Katia Waldheim's father, Alfred Strachwitz, they had known each other for a long time. When he met with Katia in 1983, he finally decided, without hesitation, to fight for his ideals; for his country, and for his deceased friend.